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Tough Task Ahead For Tamil Nadu As Chief Minister Promises Open Defecation Free Urban Areas By March 2018

Namma Toilets
News Tamil Nadu
Coimbatore is the only open defecation free city in the state, despite the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan nearing three years of completion
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The City Of Nawabs – Hyderabad Goes Swachh, Declared Open Defecation Free

The City Of Nawabs - Hyderabad Goes Swachh, Declared Open Defecation Free
News Open Defecation Free Telangana
Hyderabad is slowly setting an example for other metro cities by adopting Swachh practices. Taking a step ahead, the city’s civic body has declared Hyderabad free from open defecation
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Rural Punjab To Go Open Defecation Free By End Of This Year? Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh Gives A Nod

Rural Punjab To Go Open Defecation Free By End Of This Year Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh Gives A Nod
News Punjab
Of the total 22 districts in Punjab 10 have already become open defecation free. If all districts go ODF by end of this year, then Punjab will join the likes of Kerala, Sikkim, Himachal Pradesh, rural Uttarakhand and rural Haryana
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#IndiaAt70: Jharkhand’s Little Swachh Warrior Pledges To Make India Free From Open Defecation And Waste

11 year old built toilet using her pocket money
Independence Day Jharkhand Swachh Warriors
This swachh warrior from Jamshedpur dreams of making India free from open defecation and waste, she’s fighting these two ongoing problems in India in her own unique way. Impressed with her efforts, Jharkhand government awarded her the swachhta award on India’s Independence Day
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Arunachal Pradesh’s Independence Day Celebrations Signal The Larger Goal Of Being Open Defecation Free By December 2017

Arunachal Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh Independence Day News
Rural Arunachal Pradesh has a sanitation coverage of over 80 per cent and could soon join the list of states free of open defecation
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Lack Of Toilets, Failure To Encourage Community Toilets A Threat To Children’s Health: Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi

Lack Of Toilets, Failure To Encourage Community Toilets A Threat To Children’s Health: Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi
Independence Day News Puducherry
On the eve of Independence Day, Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi stressed on the need to develop a clean environment and asked the local leaders to encourage people to construct toilets and ensure sanitation
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#IndiaAt70: Karnataka’s Koppal District Forms Human Chain Of 10,000 People To Celebrate ‘Freedom From Open Defecation Week’

#IndiaAt70 Karnataka’s Koppal District Forms Human Chain Of 10,000 People To Celebrate Khule Mein Shauch Se Azaadi Week
Independence Day Karnataka News Open Defecation Free
On August 11, 10,000 people mostly comprising students reported at Headquarters of Koppal district sharp at 8.30 in the morning and within an hour the humongous chain was formed with the help of PT teachers and a few government employees, to mark Freedom from Open Defecation Week
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India@70 #SwachhIconicPlaces: Here’s How Holy Shrine Of Gangotri Is Raising Cleanliness Standard Under Swachh Iconic Places

Here’s How Holy Shrine Of Gangotri Is Raising Cleanliness Standard Under Swachh Iconic Places
Features Ganga Clean-Up Independence Day Uttarakhand
Situated on the banks of river Bhagirathi, Gangotri in Uttarkashi district, Uttarakhand has been named as one of the ten new iconic places in Phase 2 of the Swachh Iconic Places initiative by the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation. Landmarks under this initiative needs to work towards implementing ‘higher standard of swachhta and visitors' amenities.
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Open Defecation Free: 4,480 Villages Along Ganga Declared ODF

Villages Along Ganga To Be Open Defecation Free By May
Ganga Clean-Up News Open Defecation Free Uttar Pradesh
The villages declared open defecation free (ODF) under 'Namami Gange' initiative by Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar cover all five Ganga basin states of Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand and West Bengal.
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India@70: The Second Year Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Witnessed The First Swachh Bharat Related Survey, Increase In Sanitation Coverage Across India

2015-16 Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
Features Independence Day
The much needed concerns on urban sanitation were addressed during Swachh Bharat Abhiyan's second year, when more than 13 lakh toilets were built across India's numerous cities
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India@70: The Third Year Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Saw Urban Areas Of Two Major States Going Open Defecation Free

2016-17 Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
Features Independence Day
Not just villages or cities, the Swachhta fervour reached Railways and tourist places, as major initiatives were taken to maintain cleanliness in such spaces
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India@70: The Ongoing Year Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Has Seen Two More States Becoming Open Defecation Free

2017-18 Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
Features Independence Day
Though the year is yet to get over, the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan's performance in the current fiscal has been good with the rural areas of Haryana and Uttarakhand going open defecation free and the urban areas of 9 states scheduled to achieve the same feat by the year end
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