Patna Smart City Mission (SCM) Plan has two major component-
Area Based Development and Pan City Developments. While the former one will
focus on development work in a particular area, the later one will have
projects that would cover the whole city.
The present city recreational hub of Gandhi Maidan
forms the core of the ABD area in Patna Smart City Plan . ABD area (817.35 acres) is main business hub with
star rated hotels, business offices, shopping malls and retail shops with a
generation of 20% GDP of the city.
The ABD area is having features of administrative and
commercial land use where important government institutional buildings are
located. It is linking two major transport nodes viz. Patna railway station and
Bankipore Bus depot which are located at the two diagonal corners of the
designated ABD zone. Having heritage precinct as Golghar and Patna museum adds
to the importance factor of the area.
The overall project is divided into 7 different sub-projects namely; Operation
Aadharbhoot for core and resilient infrastructure, Operation Visankulan
for decongestion, Gatisheel Patna for seamless mobility, Operation
Jankshetra for environmental sustainability & public place making,
operation Sampoorna Nagar Vikas for pan city projects, operation Samagra
Vikas for inclusive endeavour, operation Vaisvik for identity of
local to global. All the identified 44 projects in different categories are
grouped into above 7 sub-projects.