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PMC appoints private agency to get better rank in Swachh survey

PMC appoints private agency to get better rank in Swachh survey, Already in top 10

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PMC appoints private agency to get better rank in Swachh survey, PMC’s initiative to beautify the city and improve its ranking in the Swachh Survekshan. The agency’s tasks include setting up a project implementation unit (PIU) that will study the PMC’s cleanliness initiatives this year, and planning programmes and projects to improve “problem areas”.

This year, the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) managed to break into the top 10 of the ‘100 cleanest cities’ in India, as judged by the Swachh Survekshan, a survey under the Union government’s flagship Swachh Bharat Mission. The civic body was at the 11th position in 2016 and had slipped to the 13th place in 2017.

Incidentally, the PMC has also signed another agreement with E&Y Young LLP, to help it prepare a draft plan for the solid waste management department of the civic body. The agency will also help the civic administration complete the paperwork for the survey. . The agency’s tasks include setting up a project implementation unit (PIU) that will study the PMC’s cleanliness initiatives this year, and planning programmes and projects to improve “problem areas”.

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