Behavioural Change Communication Award Has Been Won by Tiruchirapalli City [ Current Affairs ]


Behavioral change Communication Award has been won by Tiruchirapalli city in Tamil Nadu for best city performer. At the Swach Survekshan function Trichy city commissioner Vijayalakshmi has received this award from Union Minister of urban Development Venkaiah Naiadu.

Key facts:

  • The way in cleanliness and hygiene has been shown by the Tiruchirapalli city.
  • This city strictly follows effective solid waste management and open elimination free city.
  • They also spared special awareness by telling people to use public toilets and individual toilets.

And the city also ranked third in clean city award among 15 cities

  • Mysuru (1st)
  • Chandigarh (2nd)
  • New Delhi (4th)

By removing solid waste on time from waste boxes the city corporation workers are doing a creditable job to keep city clean.

The Union Urban Development Ministry has also commended solid waste management initiatives implemented in city.

- Published on: February 17, 2016