Govt of India has announced the list of cities nominated for to convert smart cities.  Consideration mainly given to industrial cities,commercial and tourist cities. Below is the list of cities in Tamilnadu selected for smart cities

1. Tiruppur
2. Coimbatore
3.Madurai
4.Chennai
5. Vellore
6.Salem
7.Trichy
8.Dindugal
9. Tanjore
10.Tuticorin
11.Thirunelli
12.Erode