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Raipur Welcomes You With Swachhta: 80 Citizens Dedicate 200 Hours To Clean Up City’s Entrance

Raipur Welcomes You With Swachhta: 80 Citizens Dedicate 200 Hours To Cleanup City’s Entrance

A group of Raipur residents got together and conducted a 12-day swachhta drive to clean the city’s entrance and constructed toilets to address the problem of open defecation
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Yogi Adityanath Picks Up Broom After UP City Ranked Last In Swachh Sarvekshan 2017

Yogi Adityanath Picks Up Broom After UP City Ranked Last In Swachh Survekshan 2017

Out of the 50 cities that were at the poorest in their performance in Swachh Survekshan 2017, 25 cities were from the state of Uttar Pradesh. This poor performance prompted Minister of Urban Development, M Venkaiah Naidu to say that Uttar Pradesh's performance is a matter of concern. Now Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has decided to take matters into his own hands.
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Banega Swachh India - Madras High Court Judges Take Up Brooms And Lead Campus Clean Up

Madras High Court Judges Take Up Brooms And Lead Campus Clean Up

Four judges of the Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court took up broom sticks and led a clean up drive around the court campus on Saturday.
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Meenakshi Amman Temple To Be Cleaned Up As Part Of Banega Swachh India Campaign

The Madurai Corporation has an elaborate to-do list to improve the standards of the 2,500-year-old Meenakshi Amman Temple in Madurai city.
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Cleaning Up Jagannath Temple As Part Of The Swachh Bharat Campaign

An important pilgrimage destination for Hindus and part of the Char Dham pilgrimage, the Jagannath Temple is famous for its annual Rath Yatra. The temple attracts over 2.5 million devotees every year. To preserve its glory, the government wishes to clean it up.
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Varanasi: One Of India’s Holiest Cities, Death And Dirt Envelope It

Varanasi attracts millions of visitors from across the world each year. The Ghats of the city are beautiful. One feels peaceful sitting on the banks of the Ganga. But unfortunately, the city is lacking when it comes to cleanliness.
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NDTV-Dettol Banega Swachh India Campaign Sets A Cleanliness Agenda For Agra

The Taj Mahal has been identified as one of the iconic locations for observing international standards of cleanliness under the Swachh Bharat Mission.
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Cleaning Up Tirupati’s Landmark Temple And Its Surroundings

Given the importance of the Shri Venkateshwara Temple, it was selected as one of the 100 iconic sites in India as part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s flagship mission – the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan – to be cleaned up and international standards of cleanliness implemented.
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Making Assam’s Kamakhya Temple A Swachh Tourist Destination

There's a long way to go before Assam's Kamakhya Temple becomes 'Swachh' in every sense of the word. To make it a Swachh Tourist Destination, we need to be more meticulous in our planning to clean-up the place and educate people about sanitation.
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Ten Landmarks Of India Shortlisted For A Swachh Makeover

The clean-up drives at these places of national importance aim to improve the surroundings of these identified ten sites and match up to international standards of sanitation.
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From Iconic To Swachh, India’s Landmarks To Lead The Way To Swachhta

Prime Minister's flagship Swachh Bharat Mission, which had pushed for building toilets and stopping open defecation, has now also put the spotlight on making high tourism and spiritually important places into examples of cleanliness.
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Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus To Get A Swachh Makeover

The CST is also among the iconic locations selected among the 10 tourist sites in India which the Government of India wants to clean up under the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan. Since the 138 year old terminus is the functional headquarters of the central railways with a footfall of 5 lakh people every day, maintaining cleanliness is a humongous challenge for authorities.
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