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Governance of MegacitiesFractured Thinking, Fragmented Setup$
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K.C. Sivaramakrishnan

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9780199454136

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2015

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199454136.001.0001

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Infrastructure and Services

Infrastructure and Services

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(p.56) 4 Infrastructure and Services
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Governance of Megacities
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K.C. Sivaramakrishnan

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199454136.003.0004

Poor infrastructure has been a constant refrain in any discussion on urban conditions in the country. However, when it comes to the upper end of the infrastructure spectrum, like expressways and airports, there is indeed evidence of some progress on the ground. Water, sewerage, waste management, transportation, and other key issues are discussed in this chapter. The chapter discusses the role of the metropolitan planning and governing bodies in the infrastructure and services management for both India and other countries of the world.

Keywords:   infrastructure, services, megacities, water, transport, waste management, sewage, functional authorities, inter-municipal

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