Indore in Madhya Pradesh retained the pinnacle build as the cleanest city in India for the fourth consecutive time in the Annual Cleanliness Bump into 2020. Gujarat’s Surat bagged the 2d build and Maharashtra’s Navi Mumbai ranked third. Varanasi became as soon as adjudged as the finest Ganga city.
The cities that featured at the backside of the list encompass Patna in Bihar amongst cities with a population of over 10 lakh, and Gaya in Bihar amongst cities which hang a population of lower than 10 lakh.
The survey covered 4,242 cities, 62 cantonment boards and 97 Ganga cities. It became as soon as a 28 days time-experience nationwide survey below the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs.
The survey became as soon as fully digitized and paperless. Spherical 1.9 crore residents across 4242 cities participated in the competition, in preserving with the Swachh Survekshan web place.
“Congratulations to the contributors of Indore for reaching the first build in being India’s cleanest city in Swachh Survekshan 2020. The city has hit a four this time and undoubtedly will hit a six in the arrival future,” said Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan.
The Fifth version of the survey became as soon as presented by PM Modi in January 2016.
Mysuru had won the award for cleanest city in the first version of the survey. Since then Indore has bagged the first build continuously.
Swachh Survekshan became as soon as began to be conscious the progress of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan presented on 2 October 2014. Its goal is to encompass pleasurable scale participation of contributors and creates a approach of healthy competition amongst cities to change into India’s cleanest city.