The Kochi Municipal Corporation Fifth Annual Budget 2015-16 was presented by the Deputy Mayor of the city Smt. Bhadra on March 23rd, 2015. This year’s budget focused solely on the execution of the existing projects and proposals. The budget emphasizes the improvement of transportation sector through pothole free roads, interlocking tiles at major junctions, modern signal systems, city rail Memu service etc. Proposal for a convention center has also been formulated in the budget. The budget also promised to launch an m-governance service in parallel so as to allow users to access basic facilities from the civic body through mobile phones.