Rashtriya Swachhta Diwas

Rashtriya Swachhta Diwas

A Look Back At How India Celebrated The Mega 15-Day 'Swachhata Hi Seva' Campaign
News Rashtriya Swachhta Diwas

A Look Back At How India Celebrated The Mega 15-Days ‘Swachhata Hi Seva’ Campaign

Here’s how India participated in the Swachhata Hi Seva initiative leading up to Gandhi Jayanti this October 2 ...
More
People's Movement Became A Women's movement: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Lauds Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
Campaign Highlights News Rashtriya Swachhta Diwas Season 5 Highlights

People’s Movement Became A Women’s Movement: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Lauds Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

Praising Swachh Bharat Abhiyan at NDTV-Dettol Banega Swachh India 12-hour Cleanathon, Union Minister Arun Jaitley said, “From my memory no government scheme has ever worked to this success” ...
More
News Rashtriya Swachhta Diwas

Bengaluru Cleans Up 34 Tonnes Of Waste While Plogging On Gandhi Jayanti

On Gandhi Jayanti, the Bengaluru Civic Corporation organised a ‘plog’ run in 55 localities across the city with the aim to make the city plastic-free ...
More
Faecal Sludge Management In India’s Urban Areas Raises A Stink: Naina Lal Kidwai
Campaign Highlights News Rashtriya Swachhta Diwas Season 5 Highlights

Faecal Sludge Management In India’s Urban Areas Raises A Stink: Naina Lal Kidwai

At the NDTV-Dettol Banega Swachh India 12-hour Cleanathon, Naina Lal Kidwai, Chairperson, India Sanitation Coalition, talks about the need for faecal sludge management and how it can be achieved ...
More
Four Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Ministers Talk About Different Aspects Of The Campaign
Campaign Highlights News Rashtriya Swachhta Diwas Season 5 Highlights

Four Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Ministers Talk About Different Aspects Of The Campaign

At the NDTV-Dettol Banega Swachh India 12-hour-cleanathon on October 2, ministers from all walks of life joined the campaign and spoke about different aspects of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan ...
More
Prime Minister Narendra Modi Lauds NDTV’s Banega Swachh India Campaign
Campaign Highlights News Rashtriya Swachhta Diwas Season 5 Highlights

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Lauds NDTV’s Banega Swachh India Campaign

Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauds the Banega Swachh India campaign and its efforts to spread the message of swachhta ...
More
Puducherry Achieves Swachh Goal, Declared Open Defecation Free
Open Defecation Free Rashtriya Swachhta Diwas

Puducherry Achieves Swachh Goal, Declared Open Defecation Free

After missing two deadlines of becoming an open defecation free Union Territory, Puducherry finally meets its Swachh goals, Lieutenant Governor, Kiran Bedi today declared Puducherry free from the age-old tradition of open defecation ...
More
In four years of SBM, rural sanitation coverage has gone up to 93% from 38%
Features Rashtriya Swachhta Diwas

Four Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: With Over 9 Crore Toilets, India Inches Towards Becoming ODF

Stepping into its fourth year, the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan has achieved significant milestones in both the rural and urban front, though it will take more than five years to achieve and sustain cleanliness all over the country ...
More
After Four Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, Is The National Capital Delhi ODF Only On Paper?
Delhi Rashtriya Swachhta Diwas Swachh India Swachh Report Card

After Four Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, Is The National Capital Delhi ODF Only On Paper?

Despite four years of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, Delhi, the capital of the country is struggling to clear third part ODF verification and comply with waste management bylaws to tackle its garage scientifically ...
More
As Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Turns Four This Gandhi Jayanti, Here’s What Is Lined Up To Mark Swachh Anniversary
News Rashtriya Swachhta Diwas

As Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Turns Four This Gandhi Jayanti, Here’s What Is Lined Up To Mark Swachh Anniversary

As Swachh Bharat Abhiyan completes four years on October 2, many events and clean up drives are on the anvil, including results of the Swachh Survekshan Grameen that will recognise India's cleanest villages and some states like Jammu and Kashmir, Uttar Pradesh, Telangana, hope to get the ODF certification on that day ...
More
Waste Management On October 2, thousands of citizens in Bengaluru are expected to clean roads while jogging popularly called Plogging`
Karnataka Rashtriya Swachhta Diwas

Rashtriya Swachhta Diwas On Gandhi Jayanti, Few In Bengaluru To Jog And Clear Garbage To Fight Littering

Organised by the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike, 3-km plogging (jogging and picking up garbage activity) will be conducted at 50 locations across Bengaluru to eradicate plastic waste ...
More
Plastic Recyclothon will be conducted from October 2 for seven days in Mumbai
Maharashtra Plastic Waste Rashtriya Swachhta Diwas

This Gandhi Jayanti Donate Plastic Waste And Be A Part Of Mumbai’s Biggest Plastic Recyclothon

Any resident of Mumbai can participate in the ‘Plastic Recyclothon’ between October 2 and October 8 by donating plastic waste. The collected plastic will be recycled into benches and waste bins ...
More