Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

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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Dia Mirza Launches ‘Waste Management On Wheels’ In Mumbai To Promote A Zero Garbage Society

Swachhta Mascot Dia Mirza Launches The ‘Waste Management On Wheels’ Initiative And Pledges For A Zero Garbage Society
Maharashtra News
Under the ‘Waste Management On Wheels’ initiative a mobile van carrying models of waste processing units will go from door-to-door in areas of Bandra, Khar and Santacruz and encourage citizens to not only segregate their waste at source but also treat them effectively
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Eco-Friendly Ganesh Chaturthi: Ganapati Idols That Grow Into Plants After Immersion

Eco-Friendly Ganesh Chaturthi: Ganapati Idols That Grow Into Plants After Immersion
Ganesh Chaturthi Karnataka Swachh Warriors
As preparations are in full swing to celebrate Ganeshotsav, four friends from Bengaluru decide to help devotees go green by providing them with a ganpati idol that on immersion turns into a plant
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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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Unbelievable How A Toilet Can Change Lives: Actress Dia Mirza Backs Swachh Bharat Mission

Unbelievable How A Toilet Can Change Lives: Actress Dia Mirza Backs Swachh Bharat Mission
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Actress Dia Mirza joins Swachh Bharat vagabond, asks people to step forward and do their bit towards Swachhta
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These Cities Spread The Clean India Message In An Unique Way, Screen Toilet: Ek Prem Katha For Free

These Cities Spread The Clean India Message In An Unique Way, Screens Toilet: Ek Prem Katha For Free
News
Toilet: Ex Prem Katha is a hit with Swachh Bharat fans! Local authorities of Gurugram and Varanasi use the film as a tool in spreading the awareness about the most important topic – 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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A 21-Year-Old Is Bringing In Positive Change In Kolkata’s Public Toilets By Making Them Transgender-Friendly

Tridhara Toilet
Features West Bengal
While the Centre has allowed transgender people to use either male or female toilets as per their choice, the community is still often not allowed access to public toilets
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Lack Of Adequate Space, Providing False Information Results In Rejection Of Over 70% Household Toilet Applications In Delhi

Toilet in Delhi
Delhi News
Despite being the national capital, Delhi’s performance throughout the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan has been average due to the city’s civic bodies being unable to manage issues of constrained spaces, utilisation of funds and spreading awareness
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Ganesh Chaturthi: Hyderabad Builds 15 New Ponds To Immerse Ganpati Idols In A Bid To Reduce Water Pollution

Ganesh Chaturthi Hyderabad Builds 15 New Ponds To Immerse Ganpati Idols In A Bid To Reduce Water Pollution
Ganesh Chaturthi News
Keeping in mind the reckless pollution of water bodies during festivals like Ganesh Chaturthi, Hyderabad has constructed a total of 25 immersion tanks to decentralise immersions from the Hussain Sagar lake, thereby reducing water contamination during the immersion of the idols
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Haryana To Set Up Integrated Solid Waste Management Project, Plant Expected To Generate 100 MW Of Electricity Daily

Haryana To Set Up Integrated Solid Waste Management Project, Plant Expected To Generate 100 MW Of Electricity Daily
Haryana News
The Solid Waste Management project costing Rs 430 crore will scientifically process and dispose of 1,400 tonnes of garbage from Gurugram and Faridabad
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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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