India, Feb. 12 -- Deoghar Municipal Corporation (DMC) has been selected for national Swachhta Excellency Award in Jharkhand for providing quality sanitation services in its area.

This award is given under Deendayal Antyodaya Yojna Rashtriya Sharhi Ajivika Mission (DAYRSAM) to Area Labour Federation (ALF) for maintaining quality sanitation work. Prime Minister Narendra Modi would present Swachhta Excellency Award to Deoghar ALF in Vigyan Bhawan, Dew Delhi on February 15.

DMC city manager Himanshu Shekhar said that survey team of Quality Control in New Delhi had inspected Deoghar Municipal Corporation wards on January 3 and other civic bodies of state for this award. The team members during inspection had assessed community toilets, sanit...