Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor
Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor is the next big chapter in the Indian infrastructure book. Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor is a mega infra-structure project of USD 90 billion with the financial & technical aids from Japan, covering an overall length of 1483 KMs between the political capital and the business capital of India, i.e. Delhi and Mumbai.This infrastructural program is focused upon developing “100 Smart Cities” as per commitment from our honorable PM Narendra Modi. The smart angle here refers to technological superiority these next generation cities would flaunt. The projects will generate 2,15,000 direct jobs and 6,18,000 indirect jobs to the Indian economy, the ministry claimed.Manufacturing has definite ignition powers when it comes to designed urbanization and thus expansion of the India`s manufacturing and services base by introducing DMIC as Global Manufacturing and Trading Hub is the focus. Japan has committed to invest $4.5 billion in this project. The Union Cabinet had approved an expenditure of Rs 18,500 crore on development of infrastructure for the project.To enable the state, the industrial cities, like the Lake City, will enjoy clubbed powers as offered by linked infrastructural setups like the solar plants, transportation lines, logistic amenities, uninterrupted water supply and more. Government of Japan has collaborated for the initiative and in total, 7 new cities are being covered in the DMIC benefit net. Well not just in mechanical terms, these smart cities will also have smart residents, all thanks to the skill development programs, planned for local populace.
Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor is to be conceived as a Model Industrial Corridor of international standards with emphasis on expanding the manufacturing and services base and develop DMIC as the `Global Manufacturing and Trading Hub`. The Government is considering this ambitious project to establish, promote and facilitate Delhi-Mumbai industrial corridor to augment and create social and physical infrastructure on the route which is world class and will help spurring economic growth of the region.