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Uttar Pradesh is home to six of the top ten most polluted cities in the country
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Six Of The Country’s Most Polluted Cities Are In Uttar Pradesh While Top Two In Jharkhand, Reveals Greenpeace Study

According to the Greenpeace India study, Jharkhand’s Jharia was titled as the most polluted city in the country while Delhi, known for its hazardous air quality saw a marginal improvement this year ...
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NITI Aayog Lauds This Jharkhand School For Its Cleanliness And Sanitation Initiatives
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NITI Aayog Lauds This Jharkhand School For Its Cleanliness And Sanitation Initiatives

The ‘swachh’ efforts undertaken by students and teachers of Dulsulma Middle School in the Palamu district of Jharkhand have been commended by NITI Aayog as it sets an example of cleanliness before many other schools in the state ...
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Swasth Report Card: Jharkhand Continues To Battle Malnutrition, But Improves In Tackling Wasting And Anaemia

Over the course of 10 years, not much has changed in Jharkhand, when it comes to its battle Malnutrition. But the state showed a downward trend in wasting when in India wasting rate saw an increase by 1.2 per cent ...
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It’s Because Of Our Women That We Could Achieve Open Defecation Free Status, Says Raghubar Das At 'Swasthagraha'
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It’s Because Of Our Women That We Could Achieve Open Defecation Free Status, Says Raghubar Das At ‘Swasthagraha’

While talking at the 12-hour ‘Swasthagraha’ initiated as part of NDTV and Dettol’s Banega Swasth India campaign, Jhankhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das spoke about what the importance of a healthy body and how the unity of citizens can help in bringing a change ...
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Jharkhand Tells Its Women To Break The Silence Around Periods And Be Healthy Through A New Campaign
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Jharkhand Tells Its Women To Break The Silence Around Periods And Be Healthy Through A New Campaign

As Menstrual Hygiene Day was celebrated on May 28, the state government of Jharkhand has decided to run a state-level campaign to spread awareness among men and women about health and sanitation issues around menstruation ...
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Mission Menstrual Hygiene: Jharkhand’s 'Garima Fauj' Is Fighting Myths About Menstruation
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Mission Menstrual Hygiene: Jharkhand’s ‘Garima Fauj’ Is Fighting Myths About Menstruation

Garima Abhiyan, a district-wide campaign launched by the district administration in Simdega district, Jharkhand - is counseling people to break the taboo associated with menstruation ...
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Sunita Devi has trained over 400 women to construct toilets
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Defying Gender Problems And Open Defecation, Sunita Devi From Jharkhand Is Training Women To Build Toilets

90 per cent of the women in Udaypura, a village in Jharkhand used to defecate in the open before 2018. Today, every woman in the village has access to a toilet, thanks to 29-year-old Sunita Devi ...
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This Holiday Season, Jharkhand’s Capital City Aims At Keeping Its Tourist Sites Plastic Free
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This Holiday Season, Jharkhand’s Capital City Aims At Keeping Its Tourist Sites Plastic Free

In a bid to curb plastic pollution in major tourist sites in and around Ranchi, the State tourism department has banned use and throw plastic items and deployed 93 ‘Paryatak Mitras’ (Friends of Tourists) who will be aided by policemen by at seven tourist sites to keep a watch at the litterbugs ...
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Delhi Commission For Women Seeks Explanation From Delhi Authorities Over Non-Functional Toilets In The City
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CM Raghubar Das Declares Jharkhand ODF, One Year Before State’s Swachh Target. Here’s The Success Story

Jharkhand was not always a good performer in Swachh Bharat Mission, but over the last one year, the state has done a lot to fulfill its swachh dream ...
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Swachh Jharkhand: The State Aims To Go Open Defecation Free On Its Foundation Day, November 15
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Swachh Jharkhand: The State Aims To Go Open Defecation Free On Its Foundation Day, November 15

From mere 28 per cent of sanitation coverage in 2014 to 100 per cent now, Jharkhand has come a long way in achieving the swachh bharat abhiyan goals ...
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Jharkhand To Become Open Defecation Free By November 15: Uma Bharti

Union Minister for Drinking Water and Sanitation Uma Bharti on Sunday announced that Jharkhand would become open defecation free by November 15 owing to the current sanitation growth of the state ...
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Swachh pandal competition will be held during Durga Puja from October 15-19 in Ranchi, Jharkhand
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Swachh Pandal Competition In Ranchi To Ensure A Waste-Free Durga Puja

150 Durga pandals in Jharkhand’s capital Ranchi will be judged on different cleanliness parameters like waste management and swachhta awareness strategies ...
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