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Uttar Pradesh Is Open Defecation Free But People Still Prefer ”Fresh Air”

Uttar Pradesh was declared 100 per cent open defecation free (ODF) in January this year - open defecation continues to remain a sordid reality in most villages ...
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Aaditya Thackeray Spoke About Preventive Healthcare At The 12-Hour Swasthagraha

Shiv Sena leader Aaditya Thackeray joined the 12-hour Swasthagraha by NDTV and Dettol this afternoon and spoke about the need for preventive healthcare, sanitation and how Swachh or Clean India campaign became a national issue ...
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Open Defecation Free India Is A Big Achievement: Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman

Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman Harivansh Narayan Singh on Wednesday said that an open defecation free India is a big achievement on the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary. “No one was ready to believe earlier that India will become open defecation free in such a short period ...
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A Swachh Bharat Milestone: Google Maps Show 57,000 Public Toilets In India

In a boost to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat Mission, Google Maps now lists over 57,000 public toilets in over 2,300 cities across the country ...
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Rajnath Singh Administers Cleanliness Oath At Delhi Cantonment On Gandhi Jayanti

Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday administered a cleanliness oath to people at an event organised in Delhi Cantonment on the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary ...
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Here’s What Neha Dhupia Said About Breastfeeding At 12-Hour Swasthagraha

New mother Neha Dhupia, who welcomed her first child – a baby girl – in November last year, spoke about the importance of breastfeeding at the 12-hour Swasthagraha by NDTV and Dettol’s Banega Swasth India campaign this morning ...
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“Plastic Is An Invasive Part Of Our Lives,” Says Dia Mirza At 12-Hour Swasthagraha

Speaking at the 12-hour Swasthagraha by NDTV and Dettol’s Banega Swasth India campaign this morning, UN Environment's Goodwill Ambassador For India, Dia Mirza, urged people to refuse single-use plastic items and find alternatives to replace them ...
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“Swachh Bharat Sought To Realise Gandhiji’s Dream,” Says Vice President Naidu

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu recalled Mahatma Gandhi's vision for a self-reliant, inclusive and clean India while paying a tribute to Bapu on the occasion of his 150th birth anniversary ...
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Swasth Report of Delhi: Wasting, Underweight And Anaemia Cases Increase In Capital, As Per National Family Health Survey

From 2005-06 to 2015-16, anaemia cases among children (6-59 months) in Delhi increased by 2.7 per cent and among women (15-49 years) the upsurge was by a significant 10 per cent, while at an all India level anaemia cases saw an overall dip. That is just one parameter Delhi’s has other health woes to deal with ...
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On Gandhi Jayanti, PM To Declare India Open Defecation-Free
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On Gandhi Jayanti, PM To Declare India Open Defecation-Free

Gandhi Jayanti 2019: PM Modi will visit the Sabarmati Ashramin Gujarat where he will declare the country open defecation-free (ODF) ...
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Tackling Plastic Waste: India's Largest 'Charkha' Made Of Waste Plastic Inaugurated In Noida
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Tackling Plastic Waste: India’s Largest ‘Charkha’ Made Of Waste Plastic Inaugurated In Noida

According to Noida Authority CEO Ritu Maheshwari, the ‘Charkha’ (spinning wheel) inaugurated to mark the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatama Gandhi, has been recognised by India Book of Records as the largest made of used plastic waste in the country ...
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National Mission For Clean Ganga Holds Special Session On 'Rejuvenation Of River Ganga' During India Water Week
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National Mission For Clean Ganga Holds Special Session On ‘Rejuvenation Of River Ganga’ During India Water Week

Rajiv Ranjan Mishra, Director General of National Mission for Clean Ganga said that the government has collaborated with Wildlife Institute of India for cleaning and de-siltation of the wetlands of the river Ganga ...
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