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Use Toilet And Win Gifts Sanitation Officers Turn Santa Claus For A Swachh Christmas In This Jharkhand District
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Use Toilet And Win Gifts: Sanitation Officers Turn Santa Claus For A Swachh Christmas In This Jharkhand District

The Lohardaga district administration in Jharkhand, on the World Toilet Day, kicked off a massive behavioral change campaign under which the residents who give up the practice of open defecation will win gifts from Santa Claus ...
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Maintaining Cleanliness Is The Responsibility Of All: Chief Minister Raghubar Das
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Maintaining Cleanliness Is The Responsibility Of All: Chief Minister Raghubar Das

Chief Minister Raghubar Das appealed to people to not defecate in open and build toilets with the help of the government ...
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Jharkhand Swachh Report Card

Urban Jharkhand Makes Good Progress In Addressing Sanitation Issues, Rural Areas Have A Lot Of Ground To Cover

Jharkhand’s improvement in rural sanitation deserves praise, but the state still has to build over 15 lakh toilets out of its target of 30 lakh, for it to eradicate the practice of open defecation completely ...
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Here’s Why People In Jamshedpur Are Taking Selfies With Dustbins
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Here’s Why People In Jamshedpur Are Taking Selfies With Dustbins

Jamshedpur has adopted a unique way to spread the importance of using dustbins at home and workplace. The city has started a ‘Selfie With Dustbin’ campaign, the best three selfies stand a chance to win a smartphone ...
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11 year old built toilet using her pocket money
Independence Day Jharkhand Swachh Warriors

#IndiaAt70: Jharkhand’s Little Swachh Warrior Pledges To Make India Free From Open Defecation And Waste

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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Baba Baidyanath Temple In Devghar Has Adopted Comprehensive Cleanliness Measures Towards Becoming A Swachh Iconic Place

The second phase of Swachh Iconic Places saw ten places from all over India being nominated to improve cleanliness conditions and focus better on visitors’ amenities ...
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan 2017 Target: Government To Declare 300 Districts Open Defecation Free By End Of This Year
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Jharkhand To Be Open Defecation Free By 2018: Chief Minister Raghubar Das

Apart from Jharkhand investing in making the state Open Defecation Free, Chief Minister Raghubar Das also said that Rs 1500 crore is being spent for water pipeline scheme. Stating that water supply in the state has been increased to 30 per cent from 12 per cent and this will help maintain the toilets being built under the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan ...
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A 12-Year Old’s Dream – Make Toilets For Rural Girls And Create A Plastic Free India
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A 12-Year Old’s Dream – Make Toilets For Rural Girls And Create A Plastic Free India

Meet 12-year-old, Monidrita Chatterjee from Jamshedpur who dreams of fighting two ongoing problems in India - open defecation and plastic waste management ...
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Dealing With Plastic Waste: Mumbai Metro Installs Plastic Crushers To Recycle Bottles
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Waste Management: This Jharkhand School Will Use Plastic Bottles To Construct A Toilet

Manav Vikas School in Jamshedpur currently has only one toilet. The school aims to reuse 3,000 plastic bottles and make an environment-friendly toilet and based on its success it will be replicated in other places as well ...
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Ranchi To Become Open Defecation Free By October 2: M Venkaiah Naidu
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Ranchi To Become Open Defecation Free By October 2: M Venkaiah Naidu

Union Urban Development and Housing Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said that six towns - Chaas, Mango, Bundu, Khunti, Lohardaga and Gumla are free from open defecation and rest of the Jharkhand’s cities will turn Open Defecation Free by October 2 ...
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