Open Defecation

Open Defecation

400 Officials In Madhya Pradesh Fudged Swachh Bharat Progress, Says Probe

Madhya Pradesh News
The team found over 2,000 instances of people still defecating in the open ...
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Karva Chauth With A Difference: Husbands Take Pledge To Build Toilets For Wives In Uttar Pradesh

Karva Chauth With A Difference: Husbands Take Pledge To Build Toilets For Wives In Uttar Pradesh
News Uttar Pradesh
Authorities in three districts of Uttar Pradesh - Varanasi, Agra and Sambhal have merged Swachh Bharat Abhiyan cause with Karva Chauth to encourage husband's gift a toilet to their wives ...
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5 Toilets, 5 Marks: Andhra Pradesh To Involve Students To Make The State Open Defecation Free

5 Toilets, 5 Marks Andhra Pradesh To Involve Students To Make The State Open Defecation Free
Andhra Pradesh Features
School students of class 8, 9 and 10 will identify five families in their vicinity and spend two Saturdays every month convincing them to build toilets and end open defecation in rural Andhra Pradesh ...
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Jammu And Kashmir Will Soon Be Declared Open Defecation Free: Union Minister Jitendra Singh

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Over ten lakh toilets have been constructed in rural Jammu And Kashmi
Jammu & Kashmir News Rashtriya Swachhta Diwas
Looking at the enthusiasm and participation of residents of Jammu and Kashmir, Union Minister Jitendra Singh hinted at the possibility of state going open defecation free soon ...
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Goes Big: Urban Areas Of Chhattisgarh, Haryana, Maharashtra, Jharkhand And Madhya Pradesh Declared Open Defecation Free

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Goes Big: Urban Areas Of Chhattisgarh, Haryana, Maharashtra, Jharkhand And Madhya Pradesh Declared Open Defecation Free
News Rashtriya Swachhta Diwas Season 4 Highlights
To mark the third anniversary of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan remarkable, Hardeep Singh Puri, Minister of State for Housing and Urban Affairs today announced urban areas of six states open defecation free (ODF). The Centre aims to make the whole of India free from open defecation by October 2019 ...
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Foreign Nationals On A Mission To Generate Awareness On Cleanliness And Hygiene In Himachal Pradesh

Foreign Nationals On A Mission To Generate Awareness On Cleanliness And Hygiene In Himachal Pradesh
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A team of 8 volunteers of which six are foreign nationals are on 8-day bike rally. They aim to cover 8 schools situated on their race route everyday to educate children and their parents about the ill-effects of open defecation and unclean surroundings ...
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Karnataka’s Two Sides Of A Coin Swachh Story: Sanitation Coverage Of Rural Areas Is Double That Of Urban Regions

Karnataka’s Two Sides Of A Coin Swachh Story: Sanitation Coverage Of Rural Areas Is Double That Of Urban Regions
Karnataka Swachh Report Card
Progress of Karnataka’s rural areas in becoming open defecation free is commendable but urban Karnataka poses a huge challenge to the state achieving its Swachh Bharta Abhiyan goals ...
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In Madhya Pradesh, Two Teachers Suspended For Defecating In Open

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The order said that the teachers Mahendra Singh Yadav and Prakash Prajapati were suspended for violating the government’s ambitious Swachh Bharat Mission by going for open defecation despite having a toilet at their homes ...
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Senior Offcial Param Iyer Says Large Number Of People In India Still Defecate In Open Despite Equipped With Toilets

Senior Offcial Param Iyer Says Large Number Of People In India Still Defecate In Open Despite Equipped With Toilets
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Underlining grim facts about the sanitation levels in states of Bihar, Jharkhand and Odisha, Param Iyer, Secretary in the Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation said that Swachh Bharat Abhiyan isn’t only about building toilets but it is about bringing a behavioral change ...
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Open Defecation Free Mumbai? Not Quite. Twinkle Khanna Shows Why Building Toilets Is Not Enough

Is Mumbai Really Open Defecation Free? Twinkle Khanna’s Tweet About A Man Defecating On Versova Beach Shows A Different Reality
Maharashtra News
Twinkle Khanna’s picture of a man defecating on Versova beach in Mumbai, a city declared open defecation free, highlights a far deep-rooted problem than just lack of toilets ...
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