Press Reporter News Service
Patiala, November 20
Patiala has been adjudged the cleanest metropolis in Punjab within the ‘Swachh Survekshan 2021’. Swachh Survekshan is an annual survey of cleanliness, hygiene and sanitation in cities and cities throughout India.
SAS Nagar (Mohali) was adjudged second, whereas Bathinda grabbed the third place within the state within the class of City Native Physique (ULB) having a inhabitants between 1 and 10 lakh. Patiala has secured 58th place within the All India Rank with 3713.78 factors.
Enhancing its rating as in comparison with final 12 months, Patiala has upped its rating from 86 in 2020 to 58 this 12 months.
As to completely different parameters, town scored 1995 factors in service stage progress, 1218 in citizen suggestions, and 500 in certifications.
Commenting on the achievement, Patiala Mayor, Sanjeev Sharma Bittu, mentioned that it was the results of the contribution made by residents of Patiala and the exhausting work of employees of Patiala Municipal Company (MC).
Mayor mentioned, “We’ve got been bettering rating yearly. From 411 in 2017, we at the moment are at 58th within the nation and first in Punjab. It was a collective effort of each city-dweller and employees of Patiala Company. In addition to, councillors performed an necessary position by creating consciousness amongst folks of their respective wards.”
The mayor knowledgeable that 106 semi-underground bins — at 37 locations within the metropolis — had been pitted whereas six Materials Restoration Facility (MRF) Centres had been constructed. In addition to, MC had already constructed 450 composting pits throughout town, he added.
In the meantime, Congratulating all of the residents of Patiala metropolis, Vineet Kumar, Patiala Municipal Company Commissioner, mentioned, “With this achievement, the duty of each citizen has additionally elevated. Everybody ought to make efforts to enhance the rating – additional.”
Within the zonal rating for the north zone, from cities with ULBs having a inhabitants from 50,000 to 1 lakh, Rajpura city has been declared cleanest. Moonak city of Sangrur has been declared cleanest in North Zone within the class of ULB having inhabitants lower than 25,000.