Thu, Feb 23, 2017 | updated 03:44 PM IST
Jaipur becomes first lighthouse City of India

Jaipur, Jan 11 (ANI): Rajasthan has achieved another milestone toward digitisation as Jaipur became the First Lighthouse City of India. Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje inaugurated the Global Centre of Excellence in presence of Executive Chairman of Cisco John Chambers and CEO of Genpact NV Tiger Tyagarajan. With the opening of this Centre, the prototypes for Genpact's Smart City Applications were unveiled for deployment in Jaipur. The initial pilots include applications for real time identification of vacant parking slot, traffic forecasting for optimization of promotional events, visitor patte identification for public campaign efficacy and security as well as real time way finding and tourist recommendation. On this occasion, Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje also awarded winning youngsters whose Citizen Centric Apps won prizes.