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No Haircut Or Tea For Those Who Do Not Use Toilets In This Open Defecation Free Rajasthan Village

No Haircut Or Tea For Those Who Do Not Use Toilets In This Open Defecation Free Rajasthan Village
Features Rajasthan
Kelwara gram panchayat in Rajsamand district of Rajasthan was declared free from open defecation last year but it has been struggling to sustain the title. But two men refuse to give up and are doing what's in their means to fight the deplorable habit of defecating in the open
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Coimbatore To Create A Culture Of Cleanliness By Ranking Schools, Hospitals, Hotels And Markets

Indians Set A Cleanliness World Record,Thanks To Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
News Tamil Nadu
Cleanliness, waste management techniques, toilet availability, usage of Swachhta App, basic knowledge on hygiene are just some of the parameters on which these mass generators of waste like residential societies, markets, hotels and so on will be judged in the internal cleanliness survey of Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu
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Now A Toilet That Can Flush Itself: Rajdhani, Shatabdi To Have High-End Toilets In 29 Trains

Now A Toilet That Can Flush Itself: Rajdhani, Shatabdi To Have High-End Toilets In 29 trains
News Open Defecation Free
These trains come with an 'auto janitor’ system in toilets that automatically cleans and deodorises toilets
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Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti Expressed Concern Over Poor Sanitation In Hospital

De-Weed And Preserve The Glory Of Dal Lake: Jammu & Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti Directs Officials
Jammu & Kashmir News
Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti paid a surprise visit to SMGS hospital and inspected OPD, casualty ward, washrooms and other places in the hospital
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Bathinda’s Municipal Body Tap School Students To Improve City’s Sanitation Coverage

Bathinda’s Municipal Body Tap School Students To Improve City's Sanitation Coverage
News Punjab
The unique exercise will involve school students from 145 schools, who will have to collect details of sanitation facilities to help the civic body identify problem areas and prioritise solutions
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Open Defecation In The ODF City Of Visakhapatnam To Attract Fines Of Up To Rs 300, Says City Municipal Corporation

Toilet in Visakhapatnam
Andhra Pradesh News
The city of Visakhapatnam was declared open defecation free more than a year ago but stray instances of open defecation has prompted the municipal corporation to impose fines
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Release Toilet Subsidies To People Within 15 Days Or Get Penalised: Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das

Maintaining Cleanliness Is The Responsibility Of All: Chief Minister Raghubar Das
Jharkhand News
After the residents of Ranchi’s ward 18 complained about not receiving the second installment (Rs 6,000) of toilet subsidy, Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das gave the municipal officials a 15-day deadline post which action will be taken against the officials
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To Bust Prevalent Myths On Sanitation And Toilet Use, Salesman Shaucha Singh Is Swachh Bharat Abhiyan’s Newest Hero

Toilets in Bhubaneswar
Features
The travelling salesman busts myths on sanitation and related issues by featuring in ten short audio clips
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First Year College Students In Andhra Pradesh To Receive Marks For Participation In Swachhta Activities

Students in Andhra Pradesh to get 50 marks in their first semester for participating in Swachhta activities
Andhra Pradesh News
The initiative has been taken up by the state’s Higher Education Council so that first year college students can contribute towards improving sanitation and hygiene in the state
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Kerala To Strengthen Its Open Defecation Free Status By Building 3,000 Public Toilet Seats

Kerala To Strengthen Its Open Defecation Free Status By Building 3,000 Public Toilet Seats
Kerala News
With each seat costing upto Rs 98,000, the Kerala government will construct more than 500 toilet complexes across the state with an aim to sustain the Open Defecation Free tag in rural areas and speed up the ODF process in urban areas
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This Is How India Celebrated #WorldToiletDay

How India celebrated World Toilet Day
Features World Toilet Day
The occasion of World Toilet Day was well celebrated across India as district administrations, along with NGOs and volunteers came together to participate in several activities that enhanced awareness on safe sanitation and its importance
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Mumbai’s Western Railway Introduces QR Code Rating System To Improve Hygiene Standards In Toilets

Mumbai’s Western Railway Introduces QR Code Mechanism To Improve The Hygiene Of Public Toilets
Maharashtra News
On the occasion of World Toilet Day, the Western Railway introduces a new mechanism under which users can scan the QR code from their phones and rate the cleanliness of toilets
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