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15 cities leading the “Swachh Sarvekshan-2016” Honoured for Good Work

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After the recently announced “Swachh Sarvekshan-2016”, Union Minister of Urban Development Shri M.Venkaiah Naidu conferred the trophies and mementos to 15 cities from across the country in recognition of their work in improving sanitation in urban areas.

15 cities leading the Swachh Sarvekshan-2016 Honoured for Good WorkHere is the list of winners

1MysoreKarnatakaOverall best performing city
2ChandigarhChandigarhBest performer in North Zone and Best in Citizen feedback category
3TiruchirapalliTamil NaduBest performer in behavior change communication
4New Delhi Municipal CorporationNew DelhiBest performer among Smart Cities and Best in Service Level Status
5VisakhapatnamAndhra PradeshBest Performer in South Zone and Best in Independent Observation
6SuratGujaratBest Performer in West Zone
7RajkotGujaratBest performer in door-to-door collection and transportation of Solid waste and sweeping
8GangtokSikkimBest performer in North-East and Best performer among capitals
9Pimpri-ChinchwadMaharashtraBest performer among satellite cities
10Greater MumbaiMumbaiBest Performer among mega cities
11AllahabadUttar PradeshTop mover in North Zone (improved the rank by maximum number)
12Nagpur MaharashtraTop mover in West Zone
13VisakhapatnamAndhra PradeshTop mover in South Zone
14BhubaneswarOdishaTop mover in East Zone
15Imphal  ManipurTop mover in North-East

  • During award ceremony announcement has been made that all 500 cities each with a population of one lakh and above will be surveyed for cleanliness every year and a trophy will be presented to the best performer.