‘Har Ghar Jal’: A Promise On World Water Day, To Supply Clean Water

From launching a new app that can track water projects across the country, to rating how each state provides water to its citizens, this is how the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation marked World Water Day
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Sikkim: India’s First ODF State Even Before Swachh Bharat Was Launched

Long before the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan was launched, Sikkim became India’s first open defecation free state in 2008 as the state government and the local population collaborated to construct toilets using local materials and together maintained a strict resilience against open defecation

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

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80 Percent Of World’s Wastewater Discharged Untreated: UN

A UN report says that 80 per cent of the world's wastewater is discharged untreated
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A UN report released on World Water Day said that 80 per cent of the world's wastewater is discharged without any treatment, due to lack of infrastructure and technical expertise
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‘Har Ghar Jal’: A Promise On World Water Day, To Supply Clean Water

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How The Yamuna Went From One Of India’s Holiest To One Of World’s Dirtiest

How The Yamuna Went From One Of India’s Holiest To One Of World’s Dirtiest
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This Village Had No Clean Drinking Water, Toilets For Nearly Half A Century

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On World Water Day, PM Narendra Modi Urges People To Save Water

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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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