The Urban Development Ministery has announced the top 10 list of cleanest Indian cities which are also among the greenest city in the country. As per cleanliness survey Swachh Sarvekshan 2016, Mysore city from Karnataka is among the first in the list of ten cities and Chandigarh city has bagged the second position.
The cultural capital of Karnataka and most famous tourist destination of South India,Mysore is ranked first in the list of top 10 cleanest cities of India by the survey Swachh Sarvekshan 2016. Tourism is one of the major industry of Mysore city and well known for the festivities and beautiful seven Palaces.
The union territory and capital city of the two states of Punjab and Haryana,Chandigarh has been ranked second cleanest city of India. Chandigarh is one of the best-planned city in India and also listed as one of the green city of the country.
Tiruchirappalli is an ancient city situated on the banks of the Kaveri River in the centre of Tamil Nadu. The city is one of the oldest inhabited cities in Tamil Nadu and was listed as the third cleanest city in India in 2016.
New Delhi Municipal Council is ten of the fourth cleanest Indian cities by a survey conducted in 2016 by Swachh Sarvekshan. New Delhi has been also selected as one of the top hundred Indian cities to be developed as a smart city.
The port city of Visakhapatnam or Vizag is also known as the Jewel of the East Coast,situated in eastern shore of Andhra Pradesh. Visakhapatnam Port is one of the leading major ports of India and the city is the best tourism destination in Andhra Pradesh.
Surat is a major industrial hub and one of the most important city in the state of Gujarat. Iit is a city with a high standard of living and one of the top 10 cities of India which are cleanest cities of the country, It was also awarded as best city by the Annual Survey of India’s City-Systems.
Rajkot has been selected as one of the 100 Indian cities to be developed as a smart city as per flagship Smart Cities Mission by PM Narendra Modi. The city is the center of the Saurashtra region of Gujarat and ranked seventh cleanest city of India by Swachh Sarvekshan 2016.
Gangtok is the largest town of the state of Sikkim,Nestled within higher peaks of the Himalaya. The city is a popular Buddhist pilgrimage site and the centre of Sikkim’s tourism industry, As per Swachh Sarvekshan 2016 Gangtok is 8th cleanest city of India.
Pimpri-Chinchwad is the most beautiful city in Maharashtra to live it and part of Pune Metropolitan City. This urban agglomeration of Pune consists of the towns of Pimpri,Chinchwad,Nigdi, Akurdi,Bhosari and known for its wide road,infrastructure and ranked one of the best cleanest and greenest city of India.
Greater Mumbai Metropolitan Region is the largest urban agglomeration in India. Greater Mumbai is divided into 6 zones and the region includes the cities of Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, Thane, Bhiwandi and Kalyan.