Published on: July 23, 2021

CYCLES4CHANGE CHALLENGE

CYCLES4CHANGE CHALLENGE

Santa Cruz do Sul What is in news :  Bengaluru is among the cities that was awarded the title, ‘India’s top 11 cycling pioneers’, by the Centre as part of the India Cycles4Change Challenge.

buy Lyrica 300 mg online Recognition : The selected cities will receive ₹1 crore each to scale up their cycling initiatives.

About :

  • Launched in June 2020
  • Under the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs
  • Aim: To inspire Indian cities to implement quick cycling-friendly interventions in the wake of Covid-19 with the support of their citizens and assistance from experts.
  • The Challenge is open to all cities under the Smart Cities Mission, capital cities of States/UTs, and all cities with a population of more than 5 lakh population.
  • The India Programme of the Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (ITDP) will be the knowledge partner