NDMC receives National Award from MoHUA for the Cleanest Capital City in India
Hon’ble Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs declared the results of Swachh Survekshan 2020 today. New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) was declared first in Cleanest Capital category City and best performing Capital amongst all State Capitals and UTs.
Chairman, NDMC – Shri Dharmendra, received the Award from Hon’ble Ministre MoHUA on behalf of NDMC.
NDMC has already achieved ODF++ status and 3 stars Garbage Free City ranking in the Nationwide Swachhta Award Categories.
NDMC is bin free city with volume sensor underground bins which are monitored at Command and Control Centre . It is carrying out 100% door to door collection and processes all its waste on daily basis. No garbage goes to landfill site and entire waste is incinerated to produce power .
All NDMC School (middle and senior schools) have sanitary napkin vending machines. NDMC has created young journalists in schools to spread the message of swachhta in community. NDMC area has 100% sewerage connectivity.
Congratulating the employees of NDMC in general and safai sevaks in particular, the Chairman said that the credit for getting the Swachhta awards and ranking goes to the efforts of all employees particularly the Health Department. NDMC also expresses it's gratitude to the residents and visitors to NDMC area for making it the cleanest capital city .