Shri Hardeep Singh Puri, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs (MoHUA), has launched the toolkit for sixth edition of the annual cleanliness survey of urban India ‘Swachh Survekshan (SS) 2021’conducted by MoHUA.
It is a new category of awards announced as part of Swachh Survekshan 2021.
It has a total of five additional subcategories – Divya (Platinum), Anupam (Gold), Ujjwal (Silver), Udit (Bronze), Aarohi (Aspiring) – with top three cities being recognized in each.
The new category will categorize cities on the basis of six select indicator-wise performance criteria which are as follows:
Segregation of waste into Wet, Dry and Hazard categories.