Jodhpur in Rajasthan has been adjudged because the “Fastest Mover Big City” within the Swachhata Survey 2020, outcomes of which had been introduced by the Ministry of Urban Development and Housing on Thursday.
Jodhpur has been accorded the 29th rank within the survey amongst 47 cities with a inhabitants of over 10 lakh, which is a large soar from its 243rd rank within the earlier survey. The ministry noticed that Jodhpur has made great enchancment and has an enormous potential for additional enhancements.
Jodhpur has earned a complete of three,615 factors out of 6,000. It had bagged 2,091 factors within the 2019 Swachhata Survey.
JMC Commissioner Suresh Kumar Ola attributed this quantum leap of 214 locations within the rating to immaculate engaged on all of the elements pertaining to the Swachhata Survey this 12 months.
Expressing gratitude to the workers of the Jodhpur Municipal Corporation (JMC) and the folks of the town, he mentioned, “We worked on various initiatives, ensuring active participation of people, and it was due to this that Jodhpur occupied the first place in Citizens” Feedback in the entire state.”
Mr Suresh Ola mentioned 4,000 “swachhata sainiks”, ward in-charge and chief sanitation inspectors of the JMC performed a key position in making this feat attainable.
“The paintings on city walls, roads and city circles made by the swachhata sainiks kicked off an atmosphere for cleanliness and provided a radiance to the city,” Mr Ola mentioned, including that due to this, Jodhpur received 1,045 factors out of 1,500 in “Field Observation”.
Besides, the town has a system in place for door-to-door waste assortment, which is being monitored via GPS expertise, he mentioned.
The ministry had included 4,242 cities within the survey with totally different classes similar to their inhabitants and Jodhpur was competing amongst 47 cities below the inhabitants class of 10 lakh-40 lakh.
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