Other Cities in the RunFurther, Bhopal grabbed the second spot during the first quarter (i.e. April to June), while Rajkot city in Gujarat was ranked 2nd during the second quarter (i.e. July to September). Surat city grabbed the third position in the first quarter of the previous year while Navi Mumbai was ranked third on the list during the second quarter. While Indore grabbed the first rank during both the quarters, Kolkata performed worse than expected.
Biharâ€™s Sursand (Sitamarhi) and Harnaut (Nalanda) were on the bottom of the list during the first quarter and so were Kurdermukh in Karnataka and Bedangpet in Telangana during the second quarter.
Objective Behind Swachh Survekshan League
Urban Affairs Minister also said that as more and more cities and towns participate in the Swachhta rankings, it is clear that people are taking the league seriously. Urban areas are making efforts to secure the top positions in the list.
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