Swachh Survekshan Award

 Article: “Guwahati slips to 342nd rank in Swachh Survekshan”


  • Guwahati has slipped to 342nd rank, out of the 382 cities (between 1 lakh and 10 lakh population category) in Swachh Survekshan-2022.
  • The city ranked 312th in the Swachh Survekshan-2021, while it had obtained the 356th rank in 2020 and 303rd rank in the same category in 2019.
  • Lunglei in Mizoram was declared as the cleanest city in the Northeast in the 50,000-1, 00,000 population category.
  • In the 1 to 10 lakh population category, under which major cities and capitals of NE comes, Silchar is the cleanest in the region ranking 283rd followed by Dibrugarh (321), Aizawl (326), Guwahati (342), Imphal (347), Shillong 348, Agartala (355) and Nagaon (360).