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‘SquatEase’, An Innovation By A 26-Year-Old From Pune Makes Using Indian Style Toilet Easy

'SquatEase', An Innovation By A 26-Year-Old From Pune Makes Using Indian Style Toilet Easy
Maharashtra Swachh Warriors
Using Indian toilet made easy, thanks to 26-year-old Satyajit Mittal who has innovated one of its kind unidirectional toilet with an elevated footrest ...
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Nagpur Climbs Further On Swachh Ladder, Achieves ODF Plus Status

1.14 Lakh Villages Open Defecation Free: Narendra Singh Tomar
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Nagpur achieves the title of Open Defecation Free Plus from central government after the third party verification was done recently in the city ...
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9.16 Crore Toilets Built, 5.5 Lakh Villages Declared Open Defecation Free Since 2014: Government

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The government had launched the SBM-G from October 2, 2014 with an aim to attain open defecation free India by October 2, 2019 ...
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#DarwazaBand 2.0: Amitabh Bachchan’s New #DarwazaBand Campaign Talks About How To Stay Open Defecation Free

#DarwazaBand 2.0: Amitabh Bachchan Starts Second Phase Of The Campaign With A Focus On Sustainability Of ODF Tag
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As rural India achieves 98 per cent sanitation coverage, government launches second phase of the Darwaza Band campaign with a focus on sustaining open defecation free status in villages ...
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Interim Budget 2019: Building Toilets Is Laudable But Waste Needs To Be Managed Effectively, Say Experts

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News Sanitation Waste Management
While the government gives credit to the people for making Swachh Bharat Abhiyan a national movement, experts have raised concerns over some important factors like waste management that needs urgent attention ...
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Four State-Run Companies To Help Make Tripura Open Defecation Free State

Four State-Run Companies To Help Make Tripura Open Defecation Free State
News Sanitation
To support Tripura Government’s efforts to make the state open defecation free (ODF) soon, four companies under Petroleum and Natural Gas Ministry will give Rs. 80 crore to the state government to construct individual household toilets ...
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Secretary, MoHUA, Durga Shanker Mishra Gives A Thumbs Up To The Urban Local Bodies For Their Swachh Contribution

To Make Urban Uttar Pradesh Open Defecation Free By 2022, Additional Assistance Of Rs 12,000 Will Be Given Per Toilet
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Highlighting that Urban India will be able to become open defecation free by October 2, 2019, Secretary, Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs, Durga Shanker Mishra shared a status update on progress made so far by the Swachh Bharat Mission – Urban ...
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Swachh Bharat Mission Well On Track To Achieve ODF India, Says Ministry After A Survey Suggests Data Gap

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News Open Defecation Free Sanitation
After a RICE study suggested the SBM data to be inaccurate at ground level, SBM issued a statement highlighting the gaps in the survey ...
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End Of Open Defecation? Bengaluru Stakes Claim To ODF Status

End Of Open Defecation? Bengaluru Stakes Claim To ODF Status
Karnataka News Open Defecation Free
On December 27, 2018, Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP), passed a resolution in the council, declaring all 198 wards as ODF ...
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Swachh Survekshan 2019: 7 Cities Go Beyond ODF Status To Adopt Faecal Sludge Management

250 marks will be allotted to cities that are ODF + or ODF++ in Swachh Survekshan 2019
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Seven cities including Indore, Ujjain, Khargone, Shahganj, Rajnandgaon, Ambikapur and Bhilai have been declared ODF++ and 35 cities certified ODF+ during the launch of Swachh Survekshan on January 4 ...
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Here’s How India Is Gearing Up For Swachh Survekshan 2019

Here’s How India Is Gearing Up For Swachh Survekshan 2019
News Swachh Survekshan
To make cities move cities beyond open defecation free and towards ODF plus and ODF plus faecalprotocol that focusses on ensuring toilet functionality, cleanliness and maintenance and feacal sludge management, Swachh Survekshan 2019 will start from January 4 ...
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10 Swachhagrahis Who Inspired The Country With Their Contribution Towards Swachh Bharat Abhiyan In 2018

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Banega Swachh India 2018 Special Swachh Warriors
Swachh Bharat Abhiyan may have been introduced by the government but its success belongs to the citizens who contributed tirelessly for the well-being of their community, here are 10 Swachhagrahis whose efforts towards propagating safe sanitation and hygiene got recognition in 2018 from Government of India ...
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