Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) had conducted ‘Swacch Survekshan 2019’, a nationwide survey to rank the top cleanest cities in the country, in January this year. According to the survey, Mysuru city has secured the third place.
As many as 4,237 cities were covered under 'Swachh Survekshan' survey. The results were announced on Wednesday, March 6, in Delhi. The survey has also given 5 stars to Mysuru in 'Garbage Free Cities' category.
Mysuru has shown a lot of improvement this year regarding cleanliness and in handling garbage. The city had come down to the eighth position in 2017 and 2018 from the top rank back in 2015 and 2016.