Hygiene

Hygiene

Odisha Village Ends Open-Defecation, But Age-Old Problems Remain

Odisha Village Ends Open-Defecation, But Age-Old Problems Remain
News Open Defecation Free
Some young men in a remote Orissa hamlet launched a campaign that resulted in their village becoming an open defecation-free zone. What's more, in the process, the number of lavatories in the village jumped from 46 to 260. ...
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Sikkim Adjudged The Cleanest State

Sikkim Adjudged The Cleanest State
News Swachh Survekshan
Sikkim has been adjudged the cleanest state in the country on the issue of sanitation in rural areas. Its four districts have been ranked among top 10 districts in the country in sanitation and cleanliness. ...
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