Published On : Mon, Mar 20th, 2017

Mongolian delegation visits “Smart Strip” of city

A delegation from Mongolia and members of GIZ Nexus on Monday arrived in the city and inspected the “Smart Strip” being developed under ‘Smart City’ project. The delegation will visit Sewage Treatment Plant (STP) Project in Bhandewadi and Mahagenco on Tuesday (March 21).

Soon after their arrival in city at 11 am, the Mongolian delegation and GIZ members paid a visit to NEERI and held a meeting with senior scientists. In the afternoon, the dignitaries visited Shankarnagar Square on West High Court Road which is aptly called ‘Smart Strip’ for being under CCTV monitoring and extending Wi-Fi facility to public. The delegation also inspected a Ward where 24X7 water supply is being ensured. Deputy Engineer of NMC Dupare and other officials updated the delegation about the ambitious scheme.

The visiting dignitaries include Project Director of GIZ Nexus Ruth Erlbeck, Technical Expert Olf Tross, Mongolia’s National Convener S Tiseredas, Chief of Staff in office of Ulan Bator Mayor and Ulan Bator City Project General Manager T Guntumur, and other officials. Nagpur Mayor Nanda Jichkar, Municipal Commissioner Shravan Hardikar, and other senior officials were present on the occasion.