Union ministers Venkaiah Naidu, Bandaru Dattarterya, Telangana IT minister K. T. Rama Rao , GHMC Mayor, have participated in the orientation program of Swachh Survekshan 2017 & WOW Hyderabad.
The Swachh Survekshan-2017 program is launched to rank 500 AMRUT cities on various cleanliness parameters, up from 73 cities in 2016.
Speaking on this occasion Venkaiah said, There is a feeling of urgency and enthusiasm evident among states & cities to reach the goal of ‘swachh state’ or ‘swachh city’. In Telangana, 12 ULBs declared ODF; 100% door to door collection in nearly 90% wards; 49% of waste is processed.
He complimented to the staff and management of various schools for their efforts in spreading awareness about SwachhBharat and also the workers for their great job in segregating solid and liquid waste.