“Chhattisgarh model has become a topic of discussion all over the country. This
is the result of your cooperation and hard work. Even the officials from
various states of the country, who had gathered at Vigyan Bhavan of New Delhi,
were discussing the development works of Chhattisgarh. They had also expressed
interest in visiting the state and studying the works being done in Chhattisgarh.
It is a matter of pride for the people of Chhattisgarh”, said chief minister
Bhupesh Baghel on Tuesday.
was addressing the hat-trick festival of cleanliness (Swachchta Ka Hattrick
Mahotsav) organized at a private hotel in Raipur today.
added that 4 committees of Lok Sabha have praised Chhattisgarh for the
development works. The state government
is working on 6-R policy for cleanliness i.e. Rethink, Reuse, Recycle, Repair,
Reduce, and Refuse.
is a matter of great joy and pride that Chhattisgarh has been awarded as the
cleanest state of the country for the third time in a row. This year urban
bodies of the state have won 67 awards in the field of cleanliness. He
congratulated the urban bodies, the sanitation workers, and Swachchta didis for
their contribution to this achievement. Achievements like these are the result
of good coordination between the officials and the public representatives”, he
felicitated the national award-winning urban bodies of the state, for their
excellent performance in the field of cleanliness. Earlier, he also launched
the video of Urban Theme Song prepared by Urban Administration Department and
Safai Ponga website.
Administration Minister Dr. Shivkumar Dahria said that we have won the cleanest
state award for three consecutive years, as a result of the collective efforts
of Swachchta didis, officers-employees of the department, and public
representatives of urban bodies. He congratulated and appreciated their hard
work for making Chhattisgarh the cleanest state of the country.
Mayor Aijaz Dhebar said that Chhattisgarh has made its mark in the country.
Everyone is talking about the Chhattisgarh model. He said that out of 4610
cities of the country, Raipur city has maintained its rank in the top six this
year. Shri Dhebar said that the Safai Karamcharis and Swachhata Didis have rendered
incomparable services during the COVID crisis.
Meanwhile, the chief minister also felicitated the urban bodies awarded under ‘Swachh Bharat
Mission’, in the Hattrick Festival of cleanliness (Swachchta Ka Hattrick
Mahotsav) organized today. In the cleanliness survey, the Municipal Corporations
Raipur, Bilaspur, Bhilai Nagar, Korba, Durg, Birgaon, Rajnandgaon, Dhamtari,
Risali, and Raigarh were awarded as 3 Star Garbage Free City, Ambikapur was
awarded as 5 Star Garbage free City, Bhilai, and Chirmiri as One Star Garbage