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This Work Has Given Me An Identity: Shalini, A Transgender And A Caretaker Of Community Toilets In A Telangana Locality
Swachh Warriors World Toilet Day

This Work Has Given Me An Identity: Shalini, A Transgender And A Caretaker Of Community Toilets In A Telangana Locality

As India celebrates World Toilet Day on November 19, it is important to recognise – the struggles of sanitation workers and appreciate their crucial role in improving sanitation and hygiene, NDTV speaks with one such champion of sanitation - 34-year-old Shalini ...
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World Toilet Day 2020: Meet 55-Year-Old WASH Warrior From Trichy Who Built Over 6 Lakh Toilets In Last 33 Years
Swachh Warriors Tamil Nadu World Toilet Day

World Toilet Day 2020: Meet 55-Year-Old WASH Warrior From Trichy Who Built Over 6 Lakh Toilets In Last 33 Years

World Toilet Day 2020: 55-year-old S. Damodaran founded NGO Gramalya in 1987 that helped in the implementation of all sanitation programmes of central government, from the Central Rural Sanitation Programme in the mid-80s to the Swachh Bharat Mission, in Southern states of the country ...
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Swachh Warrior: 16-Year-Old Tamil Nadu Girl, The Sole Breadwinner Of Her Family, Helps Build Toilets In Her Village
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Swachh Warrior: 16-Year-Old Tamil Nadu Girl, The Sole Breadwinner Of Her Family, Helps Build Toilets In Her Village

Jayalakshmi, a 16-year-old girl who studies in Class 12 and sells cashews to support her family, has motivated fellow villagers to give up open defecation and has managed to bring toilets to each household of her village in Pudukottai district of Tamil Nadu ...
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Dharamshala Youth Group ‘Dhauladhar Cleaners’ Collect Garbage, Motivate Others To Do So
Himachal Pradesh Swachh Warriors

Dharamshala Youth Group ‘Dhauladhar Cleaners’ Collect Garbage, Motivate Others To Do So

A year ago, Arvind Sharma, came to Dharamshala and saw his son reading titles of wine bottles lying around. It is then he decide to clean up the hills ...
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A Bank With A Green Mission: The Safai Bank Of India Aims To Keep Plastic Wrappers From Landfills
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A Bank With A Green Mission: The Safai Bank Of India Aims To Prevent Plastic Wrappers From Ending Up In Landfills

With the help of more than 180 branches across the country, the Safai Bank of India has till now stopped more than 22 Lakh plastic wrappers from reaching landfills ...
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Jogging And Cleaning For A Plastic Free Pune, A 24-Year-Old Software Engineer Goes Plogging
Maharashtra Swachh Warriors

Jogging And Cleaning For A Plastic Free Pune, A 24-Year-Old Software Engineer Goes Plogging

Meet 24-year-old Vivek Gurav, a software engineer by profession, who initiated plogging in Pune in June 2019 and now runs Pune Ploggers, a group of environment conscious citizens dedicated to cleaning the city ...
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Jadav Molai Payeng was 16 years old in 1979, when he witnessed a large number of dead snakes due to excessive heat after floods washed them onto the tree-less sandbar Assam
Assam Swachh Warriors

Forest Man of India: A Farmer From Assam Has Grown A Forest On Barren Land By Planting Trees For Last 40 Years

This is a story of passion and perseverance, this is the story of the Padma Shree Awardee, Forest Man Of India - Jadav Molai Payeng, who has single handedly converted a barren land into a dense forest ...
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Swachh Warrior: A Surat-Based Couple Is Making Sanitary Pads Using This Unusual Biodegradable Material
Gujarat Menstrual Hygiene Swachh Warriors

Swachh Warrior: A Surat-Based Couple Is Making Sanitary Pads Using This Unusual Biodegradable Material

Chirag and Hetal Virani from Surat are using one of the most common agro-waste in India as raw material to develop biodegradable sanitary napkins ...
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A 72-Year-Old From Madurai Has A Solution To Tide Over The Crisis Of Clean Water
Swachh Warriors Tamil Nadu

A 72-Year-Old From Madurai Has A Solution To Tide Over The Crisis Of Clean Water

Meet 72-year-old N. Arunachalam from Madurai who along with his family is relying solely on recycled rainwater since 34 years ...
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Warriors Of The Decade: Here Are The Heroes Who Are Fighting For A Swachh And Swasth India
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Warriors Of The Decade: Here Are The Heroes Who Are Fighting For A Swachh And Swasth India 

As we enter the new decade, let’s look back at the heroes who have helped India and Indians keep clean and healthy in the last ten years ...
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A 57-Year-Old Pune Municipal Corporation Sanitation Worker Is Winning Hearts On Twitter Through His Parody Songs To Spread Awareness About Waste Disposal
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A 57-Year-Old Pune Municipal Corporation Sanitation Worker Is Winning Hearts On Twitter Through His Parody Songs To Spread Awareness About Waste Disposal

Meet Mahadev Jadhav, who is spreading awareness about safe waste disposal practices in Pune through his Bollywood-cum-swachh songs ...
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Wooden Or Steel Cutlery To Replace Plastic And Other Such Solutions To Cut Down Waste Is What This Bengaluru Start-up Does
Karnataka Plastic Ban Swachh Warriors

Wooden Or Steel Cutlery To Replace Plastic And Other Such Solutions To Cut Down Waste Is What This Bengaluru Start-up Does

Open dumping of garbage, waste burning at Banashankri in Bengaluru and lack of steps being taken by the municipal corporation prompted Shwetha Parshi and Naveen Gowda to introduce eco-friendly alternatives to plastic ...
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