In this age of smart cities, the Delhi NCR which also hosts the capital of India should be the smartest of them all. Right? Well, that is not the case. The outbreak of seasonal diseases due to poor sanitation & water-logging due to poor infrastructure has become common during the monsoon season.
So this week in Cover Story, we take a look at the NCR Region and what are the problems faced by the people living in the region. Shouldn't our smart cities project begin first with the NCR Region itself?
To discuss this we have Shailaja Chandra, Former Chief Secretary of Delhi; Dr Sanjeev Bagai, VC & Director, Manipal Hospital (Dwarka) & Pankaj Vohra, Managing Editor of The Sunday Guardian in conversation with Senior Executive Editor of NewsX, Priya Sahgal