New Delhi, January 11, 2024.

Indore and Surat were adjudged the ‘cleanest cities’ in the country while Navi Mumbai retained the third position in the Central government’s annual cleanliness survey, the results of which were announced Thursday.

In the ‘best-performing states’ category in ‘Swachh Survekshan Awards 2023’, Maharashtra bagged the top spot, followed by Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh.

President Droupadi Murmu gave away the awards to the winners at an event held here. Union Housing and Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Singh Puri and others attended the event.