The Swachh Survekshan survey of 2022 identified the cleanest cities in India, reflecting the remarkable strides our urban landscapes have made.
At Powerit, our focus is on fostering healthier, safer spaces through professional disinfectants and cleaning solutions.
In this blog, we're shining a spotlight on the cities that have been recognized for their exceptional cleanliness. These urban gems not only inspire us but also highlight the importance of maintaining a clean environment.
Join us as we embark on this journey, celebrating these cities and their commendable efforts in urban cleanliness.
Discover India's 12 Cleanest Cities: A Swachh Survekshan 2022 Special
As we navigate the walkways of our cities, the significance of cleanliness in shaping our quality of life and the environment becomes remarkably evident.
A clean city is a happy city, promoting well-being, prosperity, and sustainability. Honouring this essential principle, the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs orchestrated the Swachh Survekshan 2022 to identify and celebrate India's cleanest cities.
In this piece, we're going to take you on an enlightening journey of the 12 cleanest cities in India, who won from a pool of 154 awards. Please note that the cities listed below are presented in no particular order.
Getting to Know Swachh Survekshan 2022
From its modest beginnings assessing 73 cities in 2016, Swachh Survekshan has grown into a comprehensive nationwide cleanliness survey examining a whopping 4354 cities in 2022.
This 7th edition was designed with a 'People First' philosophy, underscoring the welfare of frontline sanitation workers and the development of robust sanitation infrastructure.
The survey rankings were decided based on parameters such as waste management, sanitation, solid waste management, and public toilets.
Meet the Stars of Cleanliness: Award-Winning Cities
INDORE: The Epitome of Cleanliness
Indore, a city that is top-ranked in India for six years in a row sets the standard for cleanliness through municipality initiatives.
AHMEDABAD: India's Cleanest Mega City
Ahmedabad, a mega city that prides in being an economic and industrial hub maintains the fine balance for its cultural and historical sites while staying impeccably clean.
SHIVAMOGGA: Fastest Mover in Cleanliness
Shivamogga, a city renowned for its rich heritage, culture and mesmerizing natural beauty is the fastest moving cleanest city in India.
PIMPRI CHINCHWAD: Prioritizing Citizen's Health
Pimpri Chinchwad, a city that is home to diverse industries like, Automobile, IT and Manufacturing values a healthy and hygienic environment, says the citizens.
NEW DELHI: Striving to be the Cleanest Small City
New Delhi, the capital of India is making great strides in maintaining cleanliness as it works towards becoming one of the cleanest small cities.
RAJKOT: The Self-Sustainable City
Rajkot, a city that sparkles as the 4th largest city in Gujarat and a ‘Self-Sustainable City’ gives abundant priority to cleanliness and hygiene.
TIRUPATI: Cleanliness Meets Spirituality
Tirupati, a city known for its holy shrines and spiritual significance, maintains its cleanliness and holiness as one of the top-ranked cities by Safaimitra Suraksha.
HARIDWAR: Balancing Tradition with Cleanliness
Haridwar, a city with a strong cultural and spiritual heritage shines as it shows its traditions and cleanliness being mentioned as amongst the Best Ganga Town.
VISHAKHAPATNAM: Coastal Cleanliness
Vishakhapatnam, a big city with a stunning coastline and beautiful beaches prioritizes cleanliness and environmental conservation.
MYSORE: Heritage and Hygiene
Mysore, a city with a rich cultural heritage maintains its beauty as it considered among the cleanest cities in India.
KANPUR: Industrial City with a Clean Edge
Kanpur, a city with a thriving industrial sector stays tidy as it prioritizes on innovation and best practices in cleanliness.
SURAT: Consistently Clean
Surat, a recognized as one of the world's rapidly expanding cities, this metropolis has secured its position as the second cleanest urban center for three years in a row.
Conclusion: Cleanliness Is Everyone's Responsibility
The Swachh Survekshan 2022 rankings provide inspiring insights into India's cleanest cities. These cities, spanning the length and breadth of the country, prove that cleanliness is not a regional attribute but a national commitment. May these shining examples inspire all of us to work towards cleaner and healthier surroundings. Let's join the cleanliness revolution with Powerit and stride together towards a cleaner, healthier future.
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