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“No One Helped Us”: Family Of Labourers Who Died In Delhi Septic Tank

801 Workers Died Cleaning Sewers In Country Since 1993, Says National Commission for Safai Karamcharis
Delhi Manual Scavenging News
"When I looked into the septic tank, I saw that all the five persons were lying there. I started shouting, but nobody came to rescue," wife of one of the victims said ...
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Over 89 Per Cent Municipal Wards Achieved Complete Door-To-Door Garbage Collection, Reveals RTI Query

Over 89 Per Cent Municipal Wards Achieved Complete Door-To-Door Garbage Collection, Reveals RTI Query
News Waste Management
As per an RTI response from the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, as many as 3,409 wards in Andhra Pradesh and 10,831 wards in Uttar Pradesh are implementing the practice of door-to-door garbage collection under the Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban) ...
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Caught On Camera: In A First, Man Pays Fine For Spitting At A Public Place In Ahmedabad

The civic body of Ahmedabad recently won the title of ‘cleanest big city’ (population >10 lakhs) in the Swachh Survekshan 2019
Gujarat News
Mahesh Kumar from Ahmedabad had to pay a fine for violating public health laws, after he was caught spitting tobacco in a CCTV camera ...
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“Let Our Mother Earth Flourish,” Says Anushka Sharma Among Other Celebrities To Mark The World Earth Day 2019

This year’s theme to celebrate the Earth Day is “Protect Our Species” with the aim to raise awareness about the growing list of endangered species in the world
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The celebrities including UN Environment's Goodwill Ambassador Dia Mirza and Arjun Kapoor took to social media to create awareness about World Earth Day 2019 ...
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#TrashTag: Twitterati Welcome The Latest Viral ‘Garbage’ Challenge, This One Is Just What We Need!

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The #TrashTag challenge has millennials all over the world cleaning dirty areas and posting before and after pictures on the internet  ...
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Swachh Survekshan 2019: The 3rd Cleanest State, Maharashtra, Bags 46 Awards On Various Cleanliness Parameters

Swachh Survekshan 2019: The 3rd Cleanest State, Maharashtra, Bags 46 Awards On Various Cleanliness Parameters
Maharashtra News Swachh Survekshan
In the Swachh Survekshan 2019, the state of Maharashtra won 46 awards, the maximum among all states in the country and attained the tag of the third best-performing state in cleanliness standards of Swachh Bharat Mission ...
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Swachh Survekshan 2019: With 100% Trash Collection, Madhya Pradesh Becomes The Best In Solid Waste Management

Swachh Survekshan 2019: With 100% Trash Collection, Madhya Pradesh Becomes The Best In Solid Waste Management
Madhya Pradesh News Swachh Survekshan
Madhya Pradesh, which became the first state in the country to achieve 100 per cent door-to-door garbage collection in its urban areas in February 2018, won the best-performing state in the Swachh Survekshan 2019 which evaluate the performance cities in achieving the cleanliness standards under the Swachh Bharat Mission ...
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Swachh Survekshan 2019:  Karnataka’s Mysuru Is The Third Cleanest City Of India, Leapfrogs From Rank 8 

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Karnataka News Swachh Survekshan
Mysuru has had a mixed run in Swachh Survekshan so far, from being number 1 in 2016 to number 5 in 2017 and number 8 in 2018, the city has managed to score third rank in Swachh Survekshan 2019 ...
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Swachh Survekshan 2019: From Rank 2 To 19, Despite the Drop, Bhopal Wins India’s ‘Cleanest Capital City’ Title

Swachh Survekshan 2019: From Rank 2 To 19, Despite the Drop, Bhopal Wins India’s 'Cleanest Capital City' Title
Madhya Pradesh News Swachh Survekshan
While the overall ranking of Bhopal has fallen to 19th place from being second in the last two Swachh Survekshan surveys, the city has still managed to win India’s cleanest capital city title ...
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Kumbh Mela 2019: Swachhta Doot Go Extra Mile To Ensure Cleanliness In The Mela Premise

Kumbh Mela 2019: Swachhta Doot Go Extra Mile To Ensure Cleanliness In The Mela Premise
Kumbh Special News Uttar Pradesh
To keep the premises of Kumbh Mela 2019 clean and check littering, more than 15,000 sanitation workers and more than 2,000 ‘Swachhagrahis’ or cleanliness foot-soldiers have been deployed by the administration, says the official website of Kumbh ...
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Bihar’s Muzaffarpur Is Changing The Face Of Waste Management And State’s Other Cities Are Following Its Lead

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Bihar News Waste Management
Muzaffarpur has become the cleanest city of Bihar and the first city in North India to follow waste segregation at source, the waste management model of the city is being adapted by the other local bodies in the state ...
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Swachh Kumbh: Uttar Pradesh Government Aims To Set An Example Of Cleanliness At Kumbh Mela

Swachh Kumbh: Uttar Pradesh Government Aims To Set An Example Of Cleanliness At Kumbh Mela
Kumbh Special News
Special emphasis is being laid on cleanliness and hygiene by building toilets, placing dustbins and managing the drainage system as Prayagraj(Allahabad) gears up to receive millions of pilgrimage during the Kumbh Mela which will be held from January 15 to March 4 on the bank of Ganga, Yamuna, and Saraswati confluence called ‘the Sangam’ ...
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