Aligarh Smart City Profile
Aligarh formerly Allygurh & Koil, is a major industrial business center known for its lock and metal industries in the State of Uttar
Pradesh. Commonly it is known as “Pad Lock City” since its existence. Aligarh is located at the coordinates 27.88°N 78.08°E and has an
elevation of approximately 178 meters (587 feet) and is also administrative headquarters of the Aligarh district. The city is in the middle
portion of the doab, the land between the Ganges and the Yamuna rivers. Notable as the seat of Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh is one of
the largest cities in Uttar Pradesh, and is the 55th largest city in India.
"MUKAMMAL ASHIYAN ALISHAN ALI-e-GARH"
To be on the forefront of making traditional city of Aligarh SMART in each and every aspect of infrastructure development, liveability,
socio-economic development, prosperity, incorporation of e-Governance and ICT, surveillance & people safety and others, Aligarh was
selected in Round – 3 of Smart City Mission on 23.06.2017. Aligarh Smart City initiative has a total outlay of Rs. 2,567 Cr. among which
Area Based Development consists of Rs. 2,090 Cr. and Pan City Solutions consists of Rs. 476 Cr.
The City Vision was designed to meet the aspirations of the citizens of Aligarh including the development parameters for next 30 years,
through continuous engagement with the elected representatives, Experts of Aligarh Muslim University, urban planners, stakeholders, NGO's
and citizens of Aligarh. Moto is