Sterlite Technologies wins Jaipur Smart City Phase II project

New Delhi: Sterlite Technologies has won the Jaipur Smart City Phase-II project, a company statement said here on Wednesday. The project, slated for completion within six months from the date of contract, is under implementation, it said. "We are committed to creating a Smart Pink City by setting up a robust, secure and smart network architecture based on the requirements. With this deployment, Jaipur will start its transformation to a smart heritage tourist destination," said K.S. Rao, chief operating officer, Sterlite Technologies. The project will boost the heritage tourism industry and bring smarter living experience to the citizens. Jaipur, the Pink City, was selected under the Smart City Mission of Ministry of Urban Development launched in 2015. This is Sterlite's second smart city project win.  The scope of the project includes setting up citizen services kiosks with environmental sensors and Interactive Information Kiosks, Wi-Fi network extension, video surveillance for public safety and security at key locations, enabling remote expert government services, and provisioning of bandwidth. Additionally, Sterlite will integrate the newly deployed network with the existing one, be responsible for operations and maintenance, revenue monetisation of network, and provide facility management services for three years, the statement added.