Srinagar, Aug 22: Exhibiting the functioning of the Integrated Control and Command Centre (ICCC) through the presentation, Srinagar Smart City on Monday organized a public event at HMT Zainakote, where a detailed presentation was given about it’s operations.
Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Srinagar Smart City Athar Aamir Khan, on the occasion while giving a detailed presentation about various modules incorporated under the ICCC project also highlighted the upcoming projects which he said are to be integrated under the system.
Speaking on the occasion CEO Srinagar Smart City said, “ICCC is the brain and nerve of an IT system and we have a secured data storage system in place and in the coming times all services will be managed through this system only.”
Mayor Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) Junaid Azim Mattu on the occasion highlighted the importance of the project and said the smart city project has not been seen through only infrastructural upgradation.
“Srinagar Smart City is a journey and is not just confined to infrastructural upgradation only, it is a journey of technicalities with a set of specialized engineers”, Mayor Srinagar said.
In a response to a question over the use of emergency corridors and the status of various projects under ICCC, CEO Srinagar Smart City Athar Aamir Khan said the system is already under process and operational.
“During emergencies, we have a system of pressing the emergency corridors, however, there is more to be added in the system and the addition of ITMS will make it more robust”, Athar Aamir added.
On the occasion many Srinagar residents, Additional Chief Executive Officer (ACEO) Riyaz Ahmad Shah, Chief Engineer/General Manager (Engg.) Iftikhar Ahmad Kakroo, Secretary Srinagar Development Authority (SDA) Mantasha Binti Rashid, Commanding Officer CRPF 44 Bn Anurag Rana, and other officers from various other departments were present.
Srinagar Smart City had invited Srinagar residents for a Live Demonstration regarding the functioning of the Integrated Control and Command Centre (ICCC) at Zainakote HMT.
Notably, Integrated Command & Control Centre (ICCC) under the Srinagar Smart City initiative is considered to be among the prestigious projects, which was inaugurated by Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha in June this year.
LG Sinha had termed the start of the Integrated Command & Control Centre as the Nerve Centre for all Smart City IT interventions.
Smart City Mission was launched by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA), and the Srinagar Smart City project was approved in the Round 3 challenge held in April 2017.