AP outshines southern States; three cities in top 10 cleanliness ranking


Vijayawada secures fourth rank, Tirupati sixth and Vizag ninthh in respective classes

Having three of its cities ranked underneath high 10 within the nation, Andhra Pradesh has topped southern states with greater than 100 City Native Our bodies within the Swachh Survekshan 2020 rating, an annual cleanliness rating survey by the Central authorities. It has additionally turned out to be the one State in south to have three cities within the high 10 rankings.

The State scored 1785.65 factors and stood sixth whereas Chhattisgarh with 3293.56 factors and topped the nation of all 12 such states. Neighbouring Tamil Nadu is the one different southern state within the class and has settled at 10th place scoring 1156.01 factors.

Vijayawada, Tirupati and Visakhapatnam bagged locations within the high 10 finest performing cities in two classes.

Within the nationwide rating of cities with greater than 10 lakh inhabitants, Vijayawada secured fourth place with 5280.32 rating and Visakhapatnam secured ninth place with 4918.44 crore. In all, 47 cities had been ranked underneath this class. In 2019, Vijayawada was ranked 12 and in 2018 it was ranked 5. Equally, Visakhapatnam was ranked 23 in 2019 and 7 in 2018.

Within the nationwide rating of 382 cities with a inhabitants between 1 lakh to 10 lakh, Tirupati bagged sixth place with 5142.76 factors.

Subsequent to it, Rajahmundry ranked 51, Ongole ranked 57, Kakinada 58, Tenali 75, Kadapa 76, Chittoor 81, Hindupur 93 and Tadipatri 99.

As many as 20 different ULBS from the State together with Guntur, Kurnool, Nellore and different cities ranked past 100.

Additionally, among the many high 25 cities with a couple of lakh inhabitants, Vijayawada bagged sixth place. It’s adopted by Tirupati at 12th place and Visakhapatnam at 17th place. Andhra Pradesh is the one southern State to have a couple of metropolis within the high 25 listing.

A complete of 4,242 ULBs of the nation took half within the rating survey and Andhra Pradesh has 110 ULBs.

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