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9-Year-Old Girl, Seen Crying Over Felled Trees Made Manipur’s ‘Green Ambassador’
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9-Year-Old Girl, Seen Crying Over Felled Trees Made Manipur’s ‘Green Ambassador’

Elangbam Valentina Devi, a Class V student from Maipur’s Kakching, had planted two Gulmohar trees by the side of a river when she was in Class 1 ...
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Rural areas of Nagaland and urban and rural areas of Manipur are now free from open defecation
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Northeast India Sees Two More States Go ODF On Gandhi Jayanti

With rural areas of Manipur declared free from open defecation, the entire state has now turned open defecation free (ODF). Meanwhile, Nagaland’s rural areas have been declared ODF ...
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Arunachal Pradesh Assam Manipur Meghalaya Mizoram Nagaland Sikkim Swachh Report Card

Northeast India’s Success In Improving Rural Sanitation Yet To Be Replicated In Its Urban Areas

Improvement of sanitation facilities in rural areas has made Northeast India one of the best performing regions in the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, though the urban performance is yet to reach the scale of success witnessed by rural Northeast India ...
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Urban Manipur was declared open defecation free on August 10
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Urban Areas In Manipur Declared ODF, A Year Before 2019 Deadline

With construction of over 30,000 toilets since 2014, all the 27 cities in north-eastern state of Manipur are now open defecation free ...
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Deogarh Becomes The First Open Defecation Free District In Odisha By Giving Toilet Access To 89% Of Its Households
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Senapati Is Manipur’s First ODF District With 100% Toilet Coverage

A total of 31,461 toilets have been constructed since 2014, to provide toilet access to all the households in Senapati district ...
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Manipur village collects waste from residents
Manipur Waste Management

A Village In Manipur Is Buying Solid Waste From Its Residents To Spread Awareness On Waste Management

Manipur generates more than 178 tonnes of waste daily but more than 50 tonnes remain uncollected, making many areas of the state prone to scattered waste ...
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Ukhrul district in Manipur is plastic free
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Manipur’s Ukhrul Becomes Plastic Free As Administration And Locals Come Together And Say No To Plastic

Ukhrul in Manipur has achieved the unique distinction of becoming a plastic free district, with the combined efforts of its district administration, local residents and NGOs ...
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Northeast India sanitation report card
Arunachal Pradesh Assam Manipur Meghalaya Mizoram Nagaland Sikkim Swachh Report Card Tripura

Rural Improvement But Urban Lag In Northeast’s Performance

Northeastern states of India have progressed slowly but steadily in improving rural sanitation coverage in three years since the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan began, but urban sanitation in most of the region’s states is yet to witness similar success ...
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