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Children Stay Back To Collect Waste After PM Modi’s Independence Day Speech At Red Fort

Children Stay Back To Collect Waste After PM Modi’s Independence Day Speech At Red Fort
Delhi Independence Day News
While addressing the country on the occasion of Independence day, the Prime Minister Modi urged people to stop using plastic bags and shift to eco-friendly alternatives to eliminate single-use plastic from the country by 2022 ...
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi Urges People To Free India From Single-Use Plastic, On Independence Day

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Urges People To Free India From Single-Use Plastic, On Independence Day
Delhi Independence Day News Plastic Waste
While addressing the citizens on the occasion of Independence Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the country will fight against the use of plastic and a nationwide drive will be started in this direction on October this year ...
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Heroes Of Swachh India: Fighting To Abolish The Dehumanising Practice Of Manual Scavenging, Bezwada Wilson Says ‘No One Should Clean Excreta By Hand Just For Roti’

Heroes Of Swachh India: Fighting To Abolish The Dehumanising Practice Of Manual Scavenging, Bezwada Wilson Says ‘No One Should Clean Excreta By Hand Just For Roti’
Independence Day Manual Scavenging
A country free from manual scavenging is the dream that Ramon Magsaysay Award-winning human right activist Bezwada Wilson has for India, as he continues to fight to free manual scavengers from the inhumane working conditions 20 years after the practice was legally abolished ...
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Heroes Of Swachh India: Defying All Odds Dr. Rajendra Singh, The Waterman Of India Is Reviving Water Bodies Using Traditional Conservation Methods

Heroes Of Swachh India: Defying All Odds Dr. Rajendra Singh, The Waterman Of India Is Reviving Water Bodies Using Traditional Conservation Methods
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The Waterman of India, Dr. Rajendra Singh who has transformed the drought-prone landscapes of Rajasthan into flourishing eco-systems, through indigenous water harvesting methods talks about river pollution, and aspirations to revive the dried-up water bodies across the country ...
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Heroes Of Swachh India: Meet Chinu Kwatra, A Beach Warrior On A Mission To Clean All Beaches And Riverfronts In The Country

Heroes Of Swachh India: Meet Chinu Kwatra, A Beach Warrior On A Mission To Clean All Beaches And River Fronts In The Country
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Leading a team of 40 beach warriors and 120 social activists, Chinu Kwatra has cleared over 2200 tonnes of garbage from seven beaches of Mumbai in 100 weeks ...
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Heroes Of Swachh India: SWaCH Pune, A Cooperative Of Waste Pickers Is Keeping 1000 Tonnes Per Day Of Waste From Entering Landfills By Promoting Waste Segregation At Source

Heroes Of Swachh India: SWaCH Pune, A Cooperative Of Waste Pickers Is Keeping 1000 Tonnes Per Day Of Waste From Entering Landfills By Promoting Waste Segregation At Source
Independence Day Maharashtra Waste Management
As the primary focus of Swachh Bharat Mission shifts from making the country open defecation free (ODF) to ODF plus which also includes waste management and tackling the problem of the increase in garbage in the country, SWaCH Pune is one of the warriors of Swachh India leading this shift ...
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Heroes Of Swachh India: Replacing Plastic With Compostable Alternatives, Rhea Mazumdar Singhal Of Ecoware Helps Fight Plastic Pollution

Heroes Of Swachh India: Replacing Plastic With Compostable Alternatives, Rhea Mazumdar Singhal Of Ecoware Helps Fight Plastic Pollution
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Rhea Mazumdar Singhal, introduced 100 per cent biodegradable and compostable tableware and cutlery in India way back in 2009 to fight the ever-growing plastic menace ...
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Heroes Of Swachh India: Dr S.P. Gon Chaudhuri From Kolkata Is Solving The Problem Of Electricity, Sanitation And Drinking Water Using Solar Energy

Heroes Of Swachh India: Dr S.P. Gon Chaudhuri From Kolkata Is Solving The Problem Of Electricity, Sanitation And Drinking Water Using Solar Energy
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S.P. Gon Chaudhuri, an International Expert in the field of renewable energy, is addressing the three basic needs of rural India - electricity, clean drinking water, and sanitation through solar energy ...
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Heroes Of Swachh lndia: Meet Peepal Baba, The Man Who Has Been Planting Trees For Last 42 Years To Make India Clean And Green

Heroes Of Swachh lndia: Meet Peepal Baba, The Man Who Has Been Planting Trees For Last 42 Years To Make India Clean And Green
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“Tree is a magnet which attracts water. Forests can solve the problem of water crisis and air problem in India", says India's own Peepal Baba, Swami Prem Parivartan who has planted 1.25 crore peepal trees in the last 42 years ...
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Heroes Of Swachh India: Meet Afroz Shah, The Man Who Turned The Tide Against Dirty Beaches With His Cleanup At Versova

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In the heroes of Swachh India the Independence Day special, we look at lawyer turned ocean lover and environmentalist Afroz Shah’s journey, who has put up a successful fight against marine litter and pollution ...
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Heroes Of Swachh India: Story Of A Delhi NGO ‘Gulmeher’ That Has Transformed The Lives Of Women From Ghazipur Landfill Area

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On the Independence Day special, we look at the journey of an NGO Gulmeher and how it has changed lives of waste pickers of Ghazipur by giving them an alternate livelihood opportunity ...
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Heroes Of Swachh India:  Meet Poonam Bir Kasturi, A Bengaluru Woman Who Is Helping India Get Rid Of Its Excess Wet Waste Via Composting 

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Meet 'Compostwali' Poonam Bir Kasturi from Daily Dump who has been helping India in managing its wet waste effectively by teaching the art of composting  ...
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