IT services and consulting firm Tech Mahindra has announced that it has bagged a Smart City project worth Rs 500 crore from Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC) in Pune.
Tech Mahindra through this project is planning to engage more than 15 lakh citizens of PCMC in Pune district by enabling the technology-led transformation to convert it into a smart, sustainable city.
“Our association with PCMC outlines Tech Mahindra’s TechMNxt strategy to leverage new generation technologies to deliver an enhanced experience to our customers. It extends our vision of supporting the government’s Smart Cities agenda to strengthen nation-building initiatives that will go a long way in building a robust USD 5 trillion Indian economies,” Suit Baksi, Head – APAC Business and President Corporate Affairs, Tech Mahindra, said here.
Tech Mahindra will provide ICT (Information and Communication Technology) infrastructure, comprising of technological solutions including city network, smart sewerage, smart traffic, parking, environment, CCTV surveillance, data center, and disaster recovery center, etc.