At the 13th edition of Municipalika in Jaipur, top participants of the exhibition were felicitated in the presence of dignitaries such as Rajpal Singh Shekhawat, Urban Development and Housing Minister, Government of Rajasthan; Dr Manjit Singh, the Principal Secretary, Local Self Government, Government of Rajasthan; Nirmal Kumar Nahata, Mayor, Jaipur Municipal Corporation; V Suresh, Former CMD of HUDCO and Advisor of Good Governance India Foundation; and Chairman of Good Governance India Foundation, Sanjiv Agarwal. The award for the Best City Initiatives went to Ajmer Municipal Corporation, City and Industrial Development Corporation (Cidco), Jodhpur Municipal Corporation, Nanded Waghela City Municipal Corporation, Jaipur Metro Rail Corporation and Lavasa Corporation Limited. Government of Rajasthan-Urban Development, Housing and LSG Department, and Mahatma Gandhi Swachhata Mission, Gujarat were honoured for their Best State Initiatives. Excel Industries Ltd., Ecoman Enviro Solutions Pvt. Ltd., Otto Waste Systems (India) Ltd., Reddonatura India Pvt. Ltd., Earth Care Equipments Pvt. Ltd. and Everlast Composites Pvt. Ltd. were awarded for providing the Best Municipal Solutions. Linnhoff India Pvt Ltd., Owens Corning (India) Ltd and Pidilite Industries Ltd. bagged the Most Innovative Product award. Genesys International Corporation Ltd., IBM and Adcc Infocad Ltd. were congratulated with the award for the Best Technology Solutions. Mitsubishi Heavy Industries India Pvt. Ltd. received the Best Integrated Urban Solutions award. The award for the Best Indoor Display Pavilions was bestowed on Tata Motors Ltd., Jaipur Municipal Corporation, Canadian High Commission and Vectus Industries Ltd. and that of the Outdoor Display Pavilions to Ensol Multiclean Equipments Pvt. Ltd., American Road Technology Solutions Pvt. Ltd. and Hindustan Prefab Ltd. Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Ltd. and Philips India Ltd. won the award for the Best Indoor Display Booths.
Top participants honoured at Municipalika 2014
At the 12th edition of Municipalika, top participants of the exhibition were felicitated in the presence of dignitaries such as Dr Sudhir Krishna, Former Secretary, Ministry of Urban Development; Dr Vivek Patel, Chairman, Gujarat Housing Board; and Dr K Mistry, Chairman, Gujarat Pollution Control Board. The Best Integrated State Participation awards went to Government of Rajasthan, Department of Urban Development and Housing Board and Government of Punjab, Punjab Municipal Infrastructure Development Company (PMIDC). Surat Municipal Corporation, Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation, Vadodara Municipal Corporation and the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai won the Best City Pavilion awards. The Best State Pavilion awards went to Government of Rajasthan, Urban Development, Housing & Lsg dept and Urban Development Department and Guwahati Development Department, Govt. of Assam while the Best Booth awards went to Philips Electronics India Ltd, Sika India Pvt Ltd and Allison Transmission India Pvt Ltd. The awards for Best Display were given to Crompton Greaves Ltd, TATA Motors Ltd and Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd. The award for the Best Range of Municipal Solutions went to Rolta India Ltd, Sintex Industries Ltd and The Supreme Industries while the Most Innovative Product award went to Beardsell Ltd and Cybertech Software Ltd. Other awards under specific categories included Best Sanitation Solution that was won by Gujarat Housing Department and Nirmal Gujarat; Best Smart City given to Gujarat International Finance Tec-City or GIFT; Best Water Solution received by High Commission of Canada and Best Waste Management Solution by Excel Industries Ltd and Redonnatura India Pvt Ltd. Gujarat Urban Development Co Ltd won the Best Integrated Urban Initiatives award while Gujarat Municipal Finance Board received the award for Best Reform and Financial Management Initiatives.
Top participants honoured at Municipalika 2013
The 11th edition of Municipalika honoured the top participants of the exhibition in the presence of dignitaries like Dr Sudhir Krishna, Secretary, Ministry of Urban Development; Dr Jatin V Modi, President, United Cities & Local Government / All India Institute of Local Self Government; and Naini Jayasheelan, Member Secretary, National Capital Region Planning Board. The Best Integrated State Participation awards went to Government of Rajasthan, Department of Urban Development (Housing and Local Self Government); Government of Odisha, Housing and Urban Development Department and Government of Jharkhand, Department of Urban Development. The Mumbai Metropolitan Regional Development Authority (MMRDA), Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai and Amdavad Municipal Corporation were given the Best City Pavilion awards. While, the Best Pavilion (Private) awards went to Crompton Greaves Limited, Organic Recycling Pvt. Ltd and Horizon Technologies, the Best Booth (Private) awards went to Philips Electronics India Ltd and Honeywell Analytics. The awards for Best Live Demonstration and Display were given to Force Motors Ltd and Excel Industries Ltd. The award for the Best Variety of Solutions went to Sumer Infrastructure Pvt. Ltd, while the Most Innovative Product / Project award went to Ghaziabad Development Authority.