PTI | Updated: Aug 20, 2020, 14:46 IST
New Delhi: Indore is India’s cleanest city in Swachh Survekshan 2020, the fifth edition of the annual of the country. The city has bagged the spot fourth time in a row. Gujarat’s Surat is on the second spot and Maharashtra’s Navi Mumbai is on the third.
“Heartiest congratulations! Indore is India’s cleanest city 4th year in a row. The city & its people have shown exemplary dedication towards cleanliness,” said Union Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs, Hardeep Singh Puri said in a tweet.
The Union Minister also congratulated Jalandhar Cantt for being India’s cleanest cantonment in Swachh Bharat Survekshan 2020. The ancient holy town of Varanasi is rightfully the cleanest town on the banks of river Ganga, the Minister said in another tweet.