IV. Delhi Area administered by N.D.M.C.
The central part of Delhi administered by New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) got 68.265 points and is the fourth cleanest region in India. This area comprises of the territory that has been described as Lutyen’s Delhi and which has historically come to be regarded as the seat of central authority in Union of India. The capital of India, New Delhi, falls under the administration of NDMC.
The area houses important buildings like Rashtrapati Bhawan, Parliament House, Supreme Court, North and South Blocks and buildings abutting Central Vista and also all the diplomatic missions which function as territorial entities under the sovereign jurisdiction of their Flag States. The Government of India is nearly the sole land-owner and also owns about eighty percent of the buildings in the NDMC area.
Efficient function of the municipal services in this area is critical for the internal image of the country and is a factor which has an important bearing on the functioning of the Government apparatus itself.