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Asia’s Cleanest Village – Mawlynnong, Meghalaya

Cleanest Village of Asia
Mawlynnong - Cleanest Village of Asia

Hi guys, today we are going to tell you a very interesting place of India. It’s not a well structured city but it’s a village and known for it’s cleanliness. Mawlynnong  is  located in East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya state. It is the cleanest village of Asia and commonly known by the name of   ‘God’s Own Garden.’ It is famous for matrilineal society and also has won international accolades for being Asia’s Cleanest Village.  It had 500 residents approx. and mostly speak English.

Literacy rate of this village is 100%. People residing this community are called Khasi people.  Main  occupation of the local population is Agriculture, with betel nut being the main crop. Mawlynnong boasts of other amazing natural views like waterfalls, Living Roots Bridge and a Balancing Rock. It’s really amazing place to visit. People residing here promote it for Eco tourism.

 

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