With three of its cities ranked in prime 10 within the country, Andhra Pradesh has topped southern States with extra than 100 City Local Our bodies, within the Swachh Survekshan 2020 ranking, an annual cleanliness ranking watch by the Central authorities. It furthermore grew to alter into the handiest southern Reveal to possess three cities within the tip 10.
The Reveal scored 1,785.65 components and stood sixth, whereas Chhattisgarh with 3,293.56 components topped the country amongst 12 States with extra than 100 ULBs. Neighbouring Tamil Nadu is the handiest various southern Reveal within the class which settled at the 10th dwelling scoring 1,156.01 components.
Vijayawada, Tirupati and Visakhapatnam bagged areas within the tip 10 handiest performing cities in two categories.
Within the nationwide ranking of cities with extra than 10 lakh population, Vijayawada secured fourth dwelling with a fetch of 5,280.32, and Visakhapatnam secured ninth dwelling with 4,918.44 fetch. In all, 47 cities had been ranked below this class.
In 2019, Vijayawada used to be ranked 12th, and in 2018 it used to be ranked fifth. Within the same fashion, Visakhapatnam used to be ranked 23rd in 2019 and seventh in 2018.
Vijayawada Municipal Corporation furthermore bagged the award ‘India’s Cleanest Mountainous City’, whereas Tirupati used to be awarded the title ‘Most efficient Self Sustainable Little City’.
Within the nationwide ranking of 382 cities with a population between 1 lakh and 10 lakh, Tirupati bagged sixth dwelling with 5,142.76 components.
Subsequent to it, Rajahmundry ranked 51st, Ongole ranked 57th, Kakinada (58), Tenali (75), Kadapa (76), Chittoor (81), Hindupur (93) and Tadipatri (99).
Twenty various ULBS from the Reveal, including Guntur, Kurnool, Nellore and various cities, ranked past 100.
Furthermore, amongst the tip 25 cities with a pair of lakh population, Vijayawada bagged sixth dwelling. It’s some distance followed by Tirupati at 12th dwelling and Visakhapatnam at 17th dwelling. Andhra Pradesh is the handiest Reveal in south India to possess a pair of city within the tip 25 list.
A total of 4,242 ULBs of the country took segment within the ranking watch of which Andhra Prdesh had 110 ULBs.