This Is Asia’s ‘Cleanest Village’ And It Is In India

Mawlynnong in Meghalaya has earned the distinction of being the ‘Cleanest Village in Asia.’ Regular community cleaning programmes, a strict ban on plastic and tobacco and unique methods of garbage disposal have ensured that this village remains a clean and green one.
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7 Wards In Puducherry Declared ‘Open Defecation Free’

With more and more number of areas being declared ‘Open Defecation Free’, Puducherry joins the bandwagon of cleanliness under ‘Swachh Bharat Abhiyan’ program

5 Countries That Have Revolutionised The Way They Tackle Waste

India generates about 60 million tonnes of garbage every day and about 45 million tonnes of garbage remains untreated. These stats just show that we have a serious garbage problem. It's time to take some strong actions because if we ignore this issue now then soon our country will be drowning in its own garbage!

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As part of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, the Railway Ministry has launched an inclusive plan where the feedback of commuters will be taken into account to improve cleanliness on trains
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New Garbage Disposal Guidelines Post Massive Bellandur Lake Fire

After the massive fire which erupted at the Bellandur lake last Thursday, the Karnataka State Pollution Control Board has issued strict guidelines for disposal of waste material
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The Man Who Stopped Unclaimed Corpses From Being Abandoned In The Ganga

Patna's Vikas Chandra has spent 19 years cleaning the Ganga, by stopping the disposal of unclaimed corpses into the river
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Delhi’s New Park Made Of Waste Material From Metro Construction

Delhi’s New Park Made Of Waste Material From Metro Construction

India’s capital is drowning in waste with Delhi producing approximately 9000 tonnes of waste per day. At such alarming rate, proper management of wastes is the need of the hour
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  • Swachh Bharat and Swasth Bharat go hand in hand, they are interlinked and that’s where I want my India to focus on.

    Sachin Tendulkar

    Former Indian Cricketer

  • Khadi can be a good alternative to plastic and it will also generate employment.

    Ram Vilas Paswan

    Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution

  • The problem of plastic waste is acute & it's important for people to understand that it is a deterrent to the health of the people.

    Dia Mirza

    Actor

  • Let's make Gandhiji's dream come true and make India clean.

    Amitabh Bachchan

    Campaign Ambassador

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