New Delhi (zoramobserver.com): Mizoram has won the 2017 award for “Maximum Increase in Toilet Coverage” under the Clean India Mission (Swachh Bharat Mission).
The award is one of the many categories launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi under the Swachh Bharat Mission. It was announced on the occassion of Gandhi Jayanti on October 2 at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi.
The award was given to Mizoram’s Mamit District and it was received by Asst. Resident Commissioner of Mizoram House Pu H.Zasiama in New Delhi.
Mizoram has the distinction of having ‘clean’ villages over the years.