Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

The ‘San-Sadhan’ Hackathon, Government’s Latest Initiative That Aims To Provide Toilets For Disabled People

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‘San-Sadhan’ hackathon is an initiative wherein the centre is inviting various start-ups, student innovators, technology enthusiasts and industry experts to participate and create composite and affordable toilets for the physically challenged people or Divyangs ...
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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
Independence Day
“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 Sudarsan Pattnaik, Award Winning Sand Artist Who Has Dedicated His Art To ‘Save The Earth’

Heroes Of Swachh India: Meet Sudarshan Pattnaik, Award Winning Sand Artist Who Has Dedicated His Art To ‘Save The Earth’
Independence Day
Padma Shree Awardee Sudarsan Pattnaik has proven to be a true champion of the Swachh cause by devoting his sand sculptures to raise awareness about the environment at both national and international levels ...
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Hyderabad Group Launches Drive To Clean City After Eid al-Adha Celebration

Hyderabad Group Launches Drive To Clean City After Eid al-Adha Celebration
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On the occasion of eid al-adha, a group of youth has decided to carry out cleanliness drive in Old City area in collaboration with the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation ...
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On Mann Ki Baat, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Says, ‘It Is Time To Advance From Cleanliness Towards Beautification’

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PM Modi calls for Swachh 2.0, says it is time to move towards beautification from cleanliness. He also touched upon the topic of water crisis and hailed the efforts of the countrymen towards water conservation ...
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Swachh Nyayalaya: 15 Percent Of Court Complexes Are Without Female Washrooms, Suggests Report

Swachh Nyayalaya: 15 Percent Of Court Complexes ARE Without Female Washrooms, Suggests Report
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A survey conducted by New Delhi based Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy in a report called “Building Better Court” revealed that 15 percent of court complexes did not have washrooms for women ...
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To Mark Five Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan On October 2, A Unique Jog And Clean Activity To Cover 50 Cities

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India to host a largest plog-run to mark 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi on October 2, 2019, covering 50 cities and 2.5 lakh people ...
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan 2.0: Government Aims To Take On Mounting Waste Crisis, Go ‘ODF Plus’ Despite Cut In Budget Allocation

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan 2.0: Government Aims To Take On Mounting Waste Crisis, Go ‘ODF Plus’ Despite Cut In Budget Allocation
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As Swachh Bharat Abhiyan saw a 25 per cent reduction in its budget allocation for the FY 19-20, a scheme called ODF Plus has been launched to ensure effective waste management in rural areas ...
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In A First, Central Reserve Police Force To Install Sanitary Pad Dispensers For Women Officers In Combat

In A First, Central Reserve Police Force To Install Sanitary Pad Dispensers For Women Officers
Menstrual Hygiene News
Funds have been sanctioned for Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) to procure a total of 288 pad vending machines to improve menstrual hygiene among women personnel and also install incinerators to scientifically dispose of used sanitary napkins ...
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Over Lakh In Bihar Await Reimbursement For Building Toilets

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Over Lakh In Bihar Await Reimbursement For Building Toilets
Bihar News
Citizens living in various districts of Bihar are yet to receive the reimbursement promised under the Swachh Bharat Mission-Gramin scheme for constructing toilets in their houses ...
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Experts React To Nirmala Sitharaman’s ‘Green’ Budget 2019

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Experts React To The ‘Green’ Budget 2019
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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's first Union Budget 2019 focussed on 'Green India' and garnered mixed response from experts ...
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Budget 2019: Top Highlights Of Nirmala Sitharaman’s First Union Budget

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Nirmala Sitharaman's first Budget after she was made Finance Minister in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's second term. Here are the top highlights ...
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