New Delhi: Indore was adjudged India’s cleanest city for the fourth time in a row while Kolkata was worst performer in the central government’s cleanliness survey announced on Tuesday.
In the category of cities having population more than 10 lakh, Bhopal stood second in first quarter results (April to June), while Rajkot grabbed the second spot in second quarter results (July-September) of ‘Swachh Survekshan League 2020’.
The third position was grabbed by Surat in the first quarter and Navi Mumbai in the second quarter.
In the second quarter, Vadodara was ranked fourth, followed by Bhopal, Ahmedabad, Nashik, Greater Mumbai, Allahabad and Lucknow.
Among cantonment boards, Delhi Cantt stood first while second and third positions were grabbed by Jhansi Cantt board and Jalandhar Cantt Board respectively in the second quarter.
Secunderabad Cantonment Board in Hyderabad was worst performer among other cantonment boards.
According to the survey, Kolkata grabbed lowest position in cleanliness in the category of cities having population more than 10 lakh in the second quarter.