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A Government School Teacher In Sikkim Is Sponsoring Education Of Children By Generating Revenue From Waste

34-year-old Lomas Dhungel, a school teacher, has sponsored education of five children
Sikkim Waste Warriors Of India
Lomas Dhungel from Makha village in East Sikkim and his students are generating revenue from book covers made from plastic waste and books made from old papers. So far, they have sponsored education of five students ...
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Northeast India’s Success In Improving Rural Sanitation Yet To Be Replicated In Its Urban Areas

Arunachal Pradesh Assam Manipur Meghalaya Mizoram Nagaland Sikkim Swachh Report Card
Improvement of sanitation facilities in rural areas has made Northeast India one of the best performing regions in the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, though the urban performance is yet to reach the scale of success witnessed by rural Northeast India ...
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There Is More To Sikkim Than The First State To Be ODF – Here’s How The State Is Truly Going Swachh

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Sikkim World Environment Day
A tough mountainous terrain, notwithstanding, Sikkim has emerged as one of India’s environmental leaders - be it in tackling open defecation, plastic and air pollution or waste management ...
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With Open Defecation In Its Rural Areas Eradicated Years Back, Sikkim’s Urban Areas Are Also ODF Now

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Rajouri district in Jammu and Kashmir becomes ODF
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All 53 urban local bodies in Sikkim have been declared ODF as more than 70 public and community toilets have been built since Swachh Bharat Abhiyan began ...
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Rural Improvement But Urban Lag In Northeast’s Performance

Northeast India sanitation report card
Arunachal Pradesh Assam Manipur Meghalaya Mizoram Nagaland Sikkim Swachh Report Card Tripura
Northeastern states of India have progressed slowly but steadily in improving rural sanitation coverage in three years since the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan began, but urban sanitation in most of the region’s states is yet to witness similar success ...
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This Sikkim School’s Waste Management Initiatives Have Influenced Teachers, Students And Parents Alike To Practice Segregation and Recycling

Sikkim Waste Management
Sikkim has been an ideal example of a clean state as it successfully eradicated open defecation and banned plastic before these issues were taken up at the national level ...
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After Sikkim, Kerala, Himachal, These 4 States To Be Open Defecation Free

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Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation (MDWS) on Friday said that three states had become Open Defecation Free (ODF) while four more state were expected to achieve the status by March next year. ...
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Sikkim Adjudged The Cleanest State

Sikkim Adjudged The Cleanest State
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Sikkim has been adjudged the cleanest state in the country on the issue of sanitation in rural areas. Its four districts have been ranked among top 10 districts in the country in sanitation and cleanliness. ...
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Sikkim Is India’s Cleanest State, Jharkhand Comes Last In Swachhta Survey

Sikkim Is India’s Cleanest State, Jharkhand Comes Last In Swachhta Survey
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Sikkim and Kerala have been ranked as top performing states in a Swachhta (cleanliness) survey conducted by the National Sample Survey Office (NSSO) while Chhattisgarh and Jharkhand have been placed among the last on the table. ...
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