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Clean Water Is Essential To Eliminating Neglected Tropical Diseases, Says The World Health Organisation

Clean Water Is Essential To Eliminating Neglected Tropical Diseases, Says The World Health Organisation
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Referring to the prevalence of Neglected Topical Diseases in the South Asian countries, the World Health Organisation suggested that behavioral change campaigns for WASH can help combat these diseases ...
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ODF Mumbai, A Reality Check: Five Public Toilets In Mumbai’s Crowded Places That Set A Swachh Example

Public toilets in tourist and crowded places in Mumbai cater to 100 to 1,000 users daily
Open Defecation Free Mumbai
From having disable-friendly toilet seats, installing sanitary napkin vending machines to providing international hygiene standards for free, here’s how public toilets in crowded Mumbai are faring ...
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3 Lakh Volunteers Collect 9,000 Tonnes Of Waste From Over 900 Hospitals In A Four Hour Clean-Up Drive Across India

500 volunteers cleaned the J J Hospital for four hours on February 23
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Three lakh volunteers from Sant Nirankari Charitable Foundation (SNCF), participated in the cleanliness drive conducted in more than 900 hospitals across India including the J J Hospital on February 23 ...
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100 Per Cent Mechanised Cleaning Going To Be A Reality In Railways: Railway Minister Piyush Goyal

100 Per Cent Mechanised Cleaning Going To Be A Reality In Railways: Railway Minister Piyush Goyal
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The Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has stated that even the linens used in the trains will be cleaned in the mechanised laundries and CCTVs will be set up to monitor cleanliness while providing safety and security ...
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Western Railway Launches New ‘Muck Train’ To Collect Garbage From Tracks In Mumbai

Western Railway has modified a 25-year-old train into a special Muck train
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Western Railway has launched an improved version of Muck Trains that will run daily from Virar to Churchgate in Mumbai and collect garbage lying on the railway tracks ...
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Kumbh Mela 2019: Swachhta Doot Go Extra Mile To Ensure Cleanliness In The Mela Premise

Kumbh Mela 2019: Swachhta Doot Go Extra Mile To Ensure Cleanliness In The Mela Premise
Kumbh Special News Uttar Pradesh
To keep the premises of Kumbh Mela 2019 clean and check littering, more than 15,000 sanitation workers and more than 2,000 ‘Swachhagrahis’ or cleanliness foot-soldiers have been deployed by the administration, says the official website of Kumbh ...
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Citrus Fruit Waste To Keep Public Toilets Clean In Jamshedpur

A start-up in Jharkhand has converted 200 kilos of waste from citrus fruit to prepare an eco-friendly toilet cleaner
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ToWaSo, a start-up in Jharkhand has developed a toilet cleaning agent from citrus fruit waste, which is completely eco-friendly ...
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Swachh Kumbh: Union Minister Uma Bharti Addresses Swachhagrahi Sammelan, Reviews Sanitation Arrangements In Prayagraj

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Kumbh Special News Sanitation Uttar Pradesh
Minister of Drinking Water and Sanitation, Uma Bharti visited Prayagraj for the 2019 Kumbh Mela to review the sanitation arrangements made by the Uttar Pradesh government and interact with the 1,500 swachhagrahis working day and night to ensure cleanliness ...
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From Toilet Café To Innovative Waste Management Models, A Look At Swachh Bharat Exhibits At #VibrantGujarat 2019

Prime Minister visited several Swachh Bharat Abhiyan stalls on January 17
Gujarat News
From eliminating landfills, developing sustainable public toilets to mass beautification of cities, various Municipal Corporations displayed their sanitation models at the Vibrant Gujarat Summit in Gandhinagar ...
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Migratory Birds Return To Kolkata’s Santragachi Lake After Citizen Led Clean-Up Drive

Santragachi lake is spread over 33 acres of land and is one of the famous nestling places forbirds in West Bengal
Swachh Warriors
Close to 4,000 birds were spotted in January this year (as against 800 in 2018) after a citizen’s group scientifically cleaned the Santragachi lake in Kolkata ...
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Swachh Kumbh: Uttar Pradesh Government Aims To Set An Example Of Cleanliness At Kumbh Mela

Swachh Kumbh: Uttar Pradesh Government Aims To Set An Example Of Cleanliness At Kumbh Mela
Kumbh Special News
Special emphasis is being laid on cleanliness and hygiene by building toilets, placing dustbins and managing the drainage system as Prayagraj(Allahabad) gears up to receive millions of pilgrimage during the Kumbh Mela which will be held from January 15 to March 4 on the bank of Ganga, Yamuna, and Saraswati confluence called ‘the Sangam’ ...
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Swachh Bharat Mission: Residents Of Surat Join Hands To Make Their City Clean, Green And Beautiful

Swachh Bharat Mission: Residents Of Surat Join Hands To Make Their City Clean, Green And Beautiful
Gujarat News
In a bid to clean and beautify Surat, people of the city have taken up a number of ‘swachh’ related activities like clean-up drives in various parts of the city, along with conducting awareness generation programmes on littering, plastic pollution and sanitation ...
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