The tall claims of the Andhra Pradesh government notwithstanding, the state may not get more than four smart cities.
The state government had recently proposed to develop 14 smart cities and three mega cities in the hope that the Centre will fund the project. But sources said that this was unlikely and that smart cities may come up only in Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Tirupati and Nellore.
Incidentally, the former three are the ones that chief minister Chandrababu Naidu dreams of turning into mega cities.
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