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Swachh Bharat Mission: Districts Gear Up To Compete In Sanitation Activities For The World Toilet Day Contest

Swachh Bharat Mission: Districts Gear Up To Compete In Sanitation Activities For The World Toilet Day Contest
News World Toilet Day
To mark the upcoming World Toilet Day on November 19, the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation has started “Swachh Bharat World Toilet Day Contest 2018” for all districts and states focusing on behaviour change with respect to sanitation and ODF (Open Defecation Free) sustainability ...
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#GlobalHandwashingDay 2018: 5 Things To Know

#GlobalHandwashingDay 2018: 5 Things To Know
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As the world celebrates Global Handwashing Day with focus on the link between handwashing and food, here is everything you need to know about handwashing ...
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Allahabad To Get Over One Lakh Toilets For An Open Defecation Free Kumbh Mela

Swachh Kumbh Mela Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed officials to construct 1,22,000 toilets in Allahabad
News Uttar Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has announced installation of 1.2 lakh toilets in the city ahead of the Kumbh Mela in Allahabad that will be held next year from January to March ...
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Swachh Bharat, Swachh Vidyalaya: 60 Schools To Empower Students With Water, Hygiene And Sanitation Facilities

Delhi High Court Slams Civic Bodies For Lack Of Cleanliness Maintained In City Schools
Features
60 schools and selected slums in Visakhapatnam, Pune and Dehradun will help children adopt effective and safe Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) practices through the ‘Urban WASH – Swachh Bharat Swachh Vidyalaya’ project ...
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Swachh Bharat Mission Finds A Supporter In Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe has offered his Government’s support to the Swachh Bharat Mission
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Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe highlighted how securing clean water and improving sanitary conditions is a common challenge in the world ...
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Hyderabad’s Arya School Awarded Swachh Vidyalaya Award For Improving Sanitation And Hygiene

Season 5 Highlights Swachh Warriors Uncategorized
Arya School in Hyderabad was awarded the state's Swachh Vidyalaya Award for their initiatives and efforts to make their school clean and hygienic for children. Now the children are passing on the message on the importance of washing hands and other hygienic practices ...
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Jaisalmer Fort, 850 Year Old Monument, In Danger Of Sinking Due To Prevailing Sanitation, Water Issues

Jaisalmer Fort, 850 Years Old Monument, In Danger Of Sinking Due To Prevailing Sanitation, Water Issues
News Rajasthan
The Royal Family of Jaisalmer organised an awareness programme in partnership with Global Citizen India, Manganiar tribe and other residents of the fort to create awareness on the degrading condition of the fort and to engage the people, especially the youth in taking the initiative to save the fort ...
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Streets of East Delhi Full Of Heaps Of Garbage While EDMC Sanitation Workers Call Off Strike After A Month

Delhi News
The EDMC sanitation workers have called off their strike after almost a month, over non-payment of their salaries, leading to a pile-up of garbage in localities under the corporation. ...
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Delhi Strives To Rehabilitate Manual Scavengers; Officials Say Removing Social Stigma Critical

Delhi Strives To Rehabilitate Manual Scavengers; Officials Say Removing Social Stigma Critical
Delhi Manual Scavenging News
Manual scavenging prevails in India despite a 1993 law making it illegal and a subsequent Act tightening the norms of the earlier law in 2013 ...
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Cleanliness Programmes Laudable But Tackling ‘Health’ And ‘Malnutrition’ Poses A Challenge For India: UNICEF

Cleanliness Programmes Laudable But Tackling ‘Health’ And ‘Malnutrition’ Poses A Challenge For India: UNICEF
Maharashtra News
UNICEF (United Nations Children's Fund) Executive Director Henrietta Fore has praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for investing the "political time and efforts" in issues like health and sanitation and says that people start looking around at other things that need improvement when they begin to feel that their community is doing better ...
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Faecal Sludge Management In India’s Urban Areas Raises A Stink: Naina Lal Kidwai

Faecal Sludge Management In India’s Urban Areas Raises A Stink: Naina Lal Kidwai
Campaign Highlights News Rashtriya Swachhta Diwas Season 5 Highlights
At the NDTV-Dettol Banega Swachh India 12-hour Cleanathon, Naina Lal Kidwai, Chairperson, India Sanitation Coalition, talks about the need for faecal sludge management and how it can be achieved ...
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Four Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: With Over 9 Crore Toilets, India Inches Towards Becoming ODF

In four years of SBM, rural sanitation coverage has gone up to 93% from 38%
Features Rashtriya Swachhta Diwas
Stepping into its fourth year, the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan has achieved significant milestones in both the rural and urban front, though it will take more than five years to achieve and sustain cleanliness all over the country ...
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