Indore, Bhopal are India's cleanest cities

Indore and Bhopal are the cleanest cities of India, according to the Swachh Bharat ratings.

Cities from Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat and Jharkhand did well, while those from Uttar Pradesh and Bihar fared poorly in the ratings.

UP has 25 cities in the bottom of the list, with Gonda adjudged the dirtiest city in the country.

Top ranking cities in Swachh Sarvekshan 2017

Rank City

State

1 Indore Madhya Pradesh
2 Bhopal Madhya Pradesh
3 Visakhapatanam Andhra Pradesh
4 Surat Gujarat
5 Mysuru Karnataka
6 Tiruchirapalli Tamil Nadu
7 New Delhi Municipal Council (NMDC) Delhi
8 Navi Mumbai Maharashtra
9 Tirupati Andhra Pradesh
10 Vadodara Gujarat

The survey ranks 434 cities across the country on cleanliness and other aspects of urban sanitation. Feedback from citizens account for 30% of the scoring with other data being provided by the municipal corporations.

Announcing the results, Union Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu said, “Gujarat and Chhattisgarh has the most cities improving in the cleanliness rankings.”

Gujarat has maximum of 12 cities among the top 50 clean cities followed by Madhya Pradesh with 11 and Andhra Pradesh with 8.

Lowest ranking cities in Swachh Sarvekshan 2017

Rank City

State

425 Khurda Uttar Pradesh
426 Shahjahanpur Uttar Pradesh
427 Abohar Punjab
428 Muktsar Punjab
429 Bahraich Uttar Pradesh
430 Katihar Bihar
431 Hardoi Uttar Pradesh
432 Bagaha Bihar
433 Bhusawal Maharashtra
434 Gonda Uttar Pradesh

Urban Development Ministry had launched the Swachh Survekshan 2017 on January 4. The initial deadline for citizens to submit their submissions was February 13, which was extended to February 28.

Around 37 lakh citizens submitted their responses. The survey was conducted by the Quality Council of India.

Last year’s survey ranked 73 cities across the country in which 100,000 citizens had given their feedback.

Here are the other cities from rank 11 to 424, in order of decreasing cleanliness:

11. Chandigarh
12. Ujjain
13. Pune
14. Ahmedabad
15. Ambikapur
16. Coikbattore
17. Khargone
18. Rajkot
19. Vijayawada
20. Gandhinagar
21. Jabalpur
22. Greater Hyderabad
23. Sagar
24. Katni
25. Navsari
26. Vapi
27. Gwalior
28. Warangal
29. Greater Mumbai
30. Suryapet
31. Tadipatri
32. Varanasi
33. Bhavnagar
34. Kalol
35. Jamnagar
36 Omkareshwar
37 Kumbakonam
38 Rewa
39 Jetpur Navagadh
40 Narasaraopeta
41 Chas
42 Erode
43 Kakninada
44 Tenali
45 Siddipeta
46 Rajahmundry
47 Shimla
48 Ratlam
49 Godhra
50 Gangtok
51 Singrauli
52 Junagadh
53 Chindwara
54 Bhilai Nagar
55 Sehore
56 Shirdi
57 Madurai
58 Dewas
59 Hoshangabad
60 Bharuch
61 Pithampur
62 Tambaram
63 Mangaluru
64 Jamshedpur
65 Karnal
66 Dwaraka
67 Gandhidham
68 Tiruppur
69 Nadiad
70 Ongole
71 Chittore
72 Pimpri Chindwad
73 Khandwa
74 Mandsaur
75 Satna
76 Chandrapur
77 Korba
78 Betul
79 Botad
80 Nandyal
81 Giridh
82 Hosur
83 Machilipatnam
84 Vellankini
85 Durg
86 Eluru
87 Bhimavaram
88 Faridabad
89 Ambarnath
90 Panaji
91 Hazaribagh
92 Chattarpur
93 Guntakal
94 Bhubaneswar
95 Palanpur
96 Morbi
97 Tadepallegudem
98 Bhuj
99 Mehsana
100 Leh
101 Veraval
102 Deogarh
103 Anand
104 Raigarh
105 Aizawl
106 Dindigul
107 Chilakaluripeta
108 Vellore
109 Dhanbad
110 Karaikkudi
111 Patan
112 Gurugram
113 Puthukottai
114 Nagda
115 Solapur
116 Thane
117 Ranchi
118 Guntur
119 Srikakulam
120 Deesa
121 SAS Nagar
122 Imphal
123 Amreli
124 Dhule
125 Rajapalayam
126 Vizianagaram
127 Kanchipuram
128 Bhind
129 Raipur
130 Mira Bhayander
131 Mango
132 Bhatinda
133 Proddatur
134 Guwahaty
135 Salem
136 Neemuch
137 Nagpur
138 Burhanpur
139 Vasai Virar
140 Ludhiana
141 Ichalkaranj
142 Valsad
143 Udupi
144 Adityapur
145 Aligarh
147 Biharsharif
147 Shivmoggar
148 Mandya
149 Dharmavaram
150 Surendranagar Dudhrej
151 Nashik
152 Tumkuru
153 Gondal
154 Kadapa
155 Pallavarm
156 Gudivada
157 Satara
158 Kulgaon Badlapur
159 Kavali
160 Hindupur
161 Nagaon
162 Jalgaon
163 Seoni
164 Rajnandgaon
165 Nellore
166 Jhansi
167 Gadag Betagiri
168 Rourkela
169 Avadi
170 Panvel
171 Bundi
172 Delhi Cantonment
173 Vidisha
174 Nagercoil
175 Kanpur
176 Kurnool
177 Kolhapur
178 Nizamabad
179 Bilaspur
180 Sikar
181 Nandurbar
182 Miryalaguda
183 Ahmadnagar
184 Porbandar
185 Nagapattinam
186 Pali
187 Berhampur
188 Pathankot
189 Puducherry city
190 Balasore
191 Ramagundam
192 Nanded Waghala
193 Thirunelveli
194 Puri
195 Adilabad
196 East MCD
197 Anantnag
198 Thanjavur
199 Hubbali-Dharwad
200 Nalgonda
201 Karimnagar
202 South MCD
203 Bagalkot
204 Cuttack
205 Morena
206 Ozukarai
207 Ulhasnagar
208 Kohima
209 Jodhpur
210 Bengaluru
211 Panchkula
212 Bhilwara
213 Anantapuram
214 Srikalahasti
215 Jaipur
216 Itanagar
217 Bhadravati
218 Rourkee
219 Osmanabad
220 Ranebennur
221 Port Blair
222 Firozepur
223 Thuthukkudi
224 Adoni
225 Chikmagalur
226 Ajmer
227 Hasan
228 Shivpuru
229 Parbhani
230 Yavatmal
231 Amaravati
232 Jagdalpur
233 Jalandhar
234 Kalyan-Dombivili
235 Greater Chennai
236 Khammam
237 Sangli Miraj Kupwad
238 Thiruvannamalai
239 Malegaon
240 Udgir
241 Srinagar
242 Damoh
243 Sonepat
244 Haridwar
245 Sahranpur
246 Jaunpur
247 Allahabad
248 Belgavi
249 Mahboobnagar
250 Cudalore
251 Jammu
252 Ayodhya
253 Thanesar
254 Kozhikode (Calicut)
255 Gangapur City
256 Kashipur
257 Kishanganj
258 Amritsar
259 Kullu
260 Dabra
261 Baripada
262 Patna
263 Agra
264 Silvassa
265 Jind
266 Guna
267 Ambur
268 Rameswaram
269 Lucknow
270 Bettiah
271 Kochi (Cochin)
272 Hajipur
273 Orai
274 Sirsa
275 Bhagalpur
276 Shillong
277 Dimapur
278 Sasaram
279 North MCD
280 Silchar
281 Madanapalle
282 Kaithal
283 Bellary
284 Barnala
285 Beawar
286 Palakkad
287 Barshi
288 Davanagere
289 Datia
290 Agartala
291 Hissar
292 Jhunjhuni
293 Bodh Gaya
294 Kalaburgai
295 Rohtak
296 Akola
297 Dibrugarh
298 Bareilly
299 Aurangabad
300 Sujangarh
301 Chittorgarh
302 Beed
303 Rewari
304 Muzaffarpur
305 Chandausi
306 Guruvayoor
307 Jehanabad
308 Ambala Sadar
309 Sultanpur
310 Udaipur
311 Achalpur
312 Vijayapura
313 Wardha
314 Gorakhpur
315 Bidar
316 Dehradun
317 Hospet
318 Latur
319 Bikaner
320 Lalitpur
321 Moradabad
322 Sambalpur
323 Hoshiarpur
324 Thrissur
325 Rudrapur
326 Shamli
327 Buxar
328 Raichur
329 Tonk
330 Nainital
331 Loni
332 Hanumangarh
333 Akbarpur
334 Dehri
335 Panipat
336 Etawah
337 Chitradurga
338 Deoria
339 Meerut
340 Diu
341 Kota
342 Purnea
343 Gondia
344 Muzaffarnagar
345 Bhiwani
346 Yamunanagar
347 Robertsonpet
348 Motihari
349 Bhadrak
350 Daman
351 Ghaziabad
352 Mathura
353 Bahadurgarh
354 Baran
355 Hinganghat
356 Darbhanga
357 Aurangabad
358 Sawai Madhopur
359 Ganganagar
360 Modinagar
361 Ballia
362 Gaya
363 Malerkotal
364 Alwar
365 Kollam
366 Kannur
367 Hindaun
368 Jalna
369 Moga
370 Maunath Bhanjan
371 Bhaaratpur
372 Thiruvananthapuram
373 Kolar
374 Pilibhit
375 Firozabad
376 Siwan
377 Farukhabad
378 Sambhal
379 Mainpuri
380 Alappuza
381 Gangavati
382 Mughalsarai
383 Faizabad
384 Nagaur
385 Banda
386 Basti
387 Dhaulpur
388 Badami
389 Mirzaput
390 Arrah
391 Danapur
392 Bhiwandi Nizampur
393 Amroha
394 Raibareily
395 Haldwani-Kotgodam
396 Saharsa
397 Palwal
398 Azamgarh
399 Rampur
400 Khanna
401 Sikohabad
402 Jhalawar
403 Bhiwadi
404 Begusarai
405 Churu
406 Etah
407 Sitapur
408 Hathras
409 Kasganj
410 Lakhimpur
411 Patiala
412 Fatehpur
413 Ghazipur
414 Jamalpur
415 Munger
416 Kavaratti
417 Unnao
418 Batala
419 Kishangarh
420 Badaun
421 Baraut
422 Chapra
423 Bulandshahr
424 Hapur