Our honorable Prime minister Narendra Modi said that “Mahatma Gandhi never compromised on cleanliness. He gave us freedom. We should give him a clean India.”Notre Dame Academy was declared the cleanest school in the city. It was followed by St Michael’s High School (second) and Loyola High School (third). Hotel Patliputra Continental at Anisabad, Hotel Maurya, and Hotel Amalfi Grand in Bailey Road were announced as the three cleanest inns in the city, individually.
Sanitation is the initial move toward accomplishing the objective of primary healthcare. Under the ‘Swachhta Ranking’ program, cleanliness in different government and private institutions was judged. The institutions of Patna were classified into different categories including schools, lodgings, medical clinics, Bazaar Samiti, residential colonies, and government workplaces. The best three position holders from every class were congratulated by the authorities of PMC on Sunday.
Paras HMRI stowed the first position as the cleanest emergency hospital in the city. It was followed by Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences and Jai Prabha Medanta, which sacked the second and third positions, individually.
Arrah Garden Residency at Jagdeopath was announced as the cleanest housing colony. Porch Gardenia Apartment on Ashiana-Digha Road sacked the subsequent spot and Devendra Residency at Rajendra Nagar the third spot. Force Grid Corporation (Shastrinagar,) Aranya Bhawan and Sardar Patel Bhawan were declared the cleanest government structures. P&M Mall, Patna Central Mall, and Patna One Mall were declared the cleanest bazaar samitis in the city.
The results were announced keeping certain criteria in mind, including waste management (dry and wet), water treatment, sterilization in rooms and separate washrooms for men, ladies, differently-abled individuals, and Covid-19 wellbeing conventions. The review was directed by the PMC authorities in November.
Patna civic chairman Sahu saluted all the victors during the felicitation service and urged other organisations to effectively take an interest in the swacchata mission. A clean and beautiful city will attract tourists, and elevate the image of the city. The ‘swachhta’ positioning activity was essential for the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan to promote cleanliness in the city.