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‘One Man’s Trash Is Another Man’s Treasure’: Meet India’s ‘Plastic Man’

‘One Man’s Trash Is Another Man’s Treasure’: Meet India’s ‘Plastic Man’
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Can plastic which is for long seen as a scourge, a material that is polluting our environment slowly, actually be used for something good? The answer is yes, thanks to Professor Rajagopalan Vasudevan - the 'Plastic Man of India'
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She Learned To Drive To Keep Her City Clean

She Learned To Drive To Keep Her City Clean
Swachh Warriors Women's Day Special 2017
Meet Manisha Bhandare, Pune’s female truck driver, who goes from door to door to collect garbage before handing it to municipal authorities.
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The Man Who Stopped Unclaimed Corpses From Being Abandoned In The Ganga

Vikas Chandra
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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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Meet The 11-Year-Old Swachh Crusader Fighting Open Defecation In Jharkhand

Swachh Warriors Women's Day Special 2017
Meet 11-year-old, Monidrita Chatterjee from Jamshedpur who dreams of making India open Defecation free soon
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Say No To Plastic: Kerala Wages A War On Plastic With A ‘Pen Drive’

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Swachh Warriors Women's Day Special 2017
Lakshmi Menon, a well-known artist from Kerala is fighting for India's better future with her campaign called 'Pen Drive.' The main objective of the initiative is to fight against the use of ball pens as they are made of plastics and are as bad as plastic bags and bottles
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This 11-Year Old Used Her Pocket Money To Build Toilets

This 11-year-old built toilet using her pocket money
Swachh Warriors Women's Day Special 2017
Mondrita Chatterjee from Jamshedpur is unlike a regular 11-year-old. When she got to know that girls of her age quit schools and sit at home as there are no toilets in their schools, she decided to do something about it. Mondrita put together every penny she could, including
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5 Swachh Warriors Who Inspired Us With Their Clean India Efforts

5 Swachh Warriors Who Inspired Us With Their Clean India Efforts
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For a country that is home to half of the world's population that has no access to toilets and defecates in the open, a staggering figure of 450 million people - India needs all its citizens to turn Swachh warriors, as the government alone cannot achieve the goals of the Swachh movement.
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Go Swachh, India: A Man Cycles From Kargil To Kanyakumari To Spread The Message

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A 36-year-old, a passout of IIT Delhi, a food entrepreneur, these were generally what went up on Pankaj Mall's profile. Not anymore. Today there is a whole new dimension to his identity. A mammoth record of travelling some 4,600 kilometres, solo on a cycle, from Kargil to Kanyakumari. Covering some 12 states, 350 villages, 90 small towns and cities, Pankaj braved against all odds to complete the entire course. But this was not some adventure to test endurance and discover the unknown. This was an adventure with a cause. Armed with a brush and a stock of cleaning agent, Pankaj cycled his way through India with a simple motive to spread his Swachh Agenda.
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A Woman Paddle-boards Across The Ganges To Spread The Swachh Message

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Swachh Warriors Women's Day Special 2017 World Water Day Special
Meet Shilpika Gautam, former banker, current environmental warrior who is paddle-boarding her way across the Ganges to raise awareness about the state of our rivers and 'Swachhta.' Her adventure began 3 months ago at Gomukh, where the Ganges originates, and will end 2500 kilometers later at Bay of Bengal.
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From The UK To An Indian Village – This NRI Couple Is Transforming Lives

Swachh India From The UK To A Remote Village – How This NRI Couples Journey Transformed Lives 4
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This couple decided to leave their well-paid jobs in the UK and move back to India to transform lives of people living in Lonwadi village.
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