Swachh Survekshan 2018: Welcome to Indore, India's cleanest city

Chandigarh, Indore, Bhopal Win India's Cleanest Cities Award

Maharashtra stood at the second place behind Jharkhand in the Swachh Survekshan 2018, while Chhattisgarh was at the third position in the category of "best-performing states". Janardhan Reddy, stating that this was "the mother of all awards", said it emphasized the core concern of city governance in present days.

Last year BMC was at the 29th position. There's no doubt in the fact that our city lovely Chandigarh is also one of the cleanest city in the country as per 2018 survey by bagging the 3rd spot. In the cleanliness survey of year 2018, Bhopal lost first rank to Indore despite all the efforts undertaken by Bhopal Municipal Corporation (BMC).

Compared with the 2017 survey of 434 cities, the scope of this year's survey was increased manifold, said the minister, adding that feedback from 37.66 lakh citizen was collected and 53.58 lakh Swachhata Apps downloaded. Similarly, Ranchi has been adjudged the best capital and Kota in Rajasthan has been adjudged the best city in the citizen feedback category.

The Center May 16 announced that Indore in Madhya Pradesh was one of the cleanest cities in India, followed by Bhopal and Chandigarh, according to the Swachh Sarvekshan 2018 conducted in 4,203 cities.




Andhra Pradesh's Vijayawada was judged the cleanest city among those with a population of more than 10 lakh while Karnataka's Mysuru is the cleanest among cities with a population between 3 lakh and 10 lakh. The total number of interactions on Swachchhata app by citizens were around 1.18 crore. The results of Swachh Survekshan 2018 were announced yesterday where Chandigarh has been placed at the 3rd spot just after Indore and Bhopal in overall cleanliness. Category-wise assessment of open-defecation free (ODF) progress, collection and transportation of solid waste and processing of solid waste saw their respective weightages being increased in this year Swachchh Survekshan.

On Wednesday, a government survey ranked cities across the country in terms of cleanliness.

"The best practises adopted for the maintenance of sanitation in the city has resulted in bagging the cleanest city in the country".

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