Fastest Mover City: Tezpur!
Updated: Nov 23, 2019
Tezpur, the beautiful city that we all know and love, is located in the Sonitpur district of the state of Assam. Bejewelled for its famous tea plantations and forests, and parks' it has just added another jewel to its crown.
The Swacch Survekshan Ranked Tezpur as the Fastest Mover City, in the North East Region for 2019 with a population of less than a lakh.
Swachh Survekshan is a ranking exercise taken up by the Government of India to assess rural and urban areas for their levels of cleanliness and active implementation of Swachhata mission initiatives in a timely and innovative manner.
The objective of the survey is to encourage large scale citizen participation and create awareness amongst all sections of society about the importance of working together towards making towns and cities a better place to live in. Additionally, the survey also intends to foster a spirit of healthy competition among towns and cities to improve their service delivery to citizens, towards creating cleaner cities and towns.
Swachh Survekshan 2019 covered 4,237 cities in a record time of 28 days, in a completely paperless, digital format for data collection. Moreover, in this short span of time, assessors managed to visit nearly 73,000 wards, 21,000 commercial areas, 69,000 residential areas, 75,000 community/public toilets, and more than 3100 waste to compost plants across the country.
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