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9.16 Crore Toilets Built, 5.5 Lakh Villages Declared Open Defecation Free Since 2014: Government

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The government had launched the SBM-G from October 2, 2014 with an aim to attain open defecation free India by October 2, 2019 ...
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#DarwazaBand 2.0: Amitabh Bachchan’s New #DarwazaBand Campaign Talks About How To Stay Open Defecation Free

#DarwazaBand 2.0: Amitabh Bachchan Starts Second Phase Of The Campaign With A Focus On Sustainability Of ODF Tag
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As rural India achieves 98 per cent sanitation coverage, government launches second phase of the Darwaza Band campaign with a focus on sustaining open defecation free status in villages ...
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Swachh Agenda Of BMC Budget 2019 Covers Improving Sanitation Facilities, Cleaning Rivers And More

Mumbai’s 2019 budget has touched upon various aspects of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
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The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) announced the Budget 2019 on Monday giving special focus to improving condition of public toilets and waste management systems in Mumbai ...
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Here’s Your ‘Kloo’ To Use Public Toilets: Kerala Introduces A Unique Project To Provide Toilets For All

People in Kerala will soon be able to avail toilets in restaurants for free
Kerala News
More than 20,000 restaurants and hotels across Kerala will allow people to use their toilet facilities for free under the newly launched ‘Kloo’ (Kerala + Loo) project ...
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Interim Budget 2019: Building Toilets Is Laudable But Waste Needs To Be Managed Effectively, Say Experts

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While the government gives credit to the people for making Swachh Bharat Abhiyan a national movement, experts have raised concerns over some important factors like waste management that needs urgent attention ...
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Community Toilets In Mumbai Soon To Provide Sanitary Pads And Have A Disposal System

Slum dwellers in Mumbai will soon be able to avail sanitary PADS in community toilets
Menstrual Hygiene News
With 500 sanitary pads in each machine, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation will soon install sanitary napkin vending machines and incinerators in community toilets of Mumbai ...
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Swachh Sundar Shauchalaya Contest: Firozabad In Uttar Pradesh Paints Sustainable Development Goals On Toilets

Swachh Sundar Shauchalaya Contest: Firozabad In Uttar Pradesh Paints Sustainable Development Goals On Toilets
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Uttar Pradesh’s Firozabad district is painting toilets based on different themes as part of toilet beautification contest wherein households will be awarded on the basis of having the most decorated and well-maintained toilet ...
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Four State-Run Companies To Help Make Tripura Open Defecation Free State

Four State-Run Companies To Help Make Tripura Open Defecation Free State
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To support Tripura Government’s efforts to make the state open defecation free (ODF) soon, four companies under Petroleum and Natural Gas Ministry will give Rs. 80 crore to the state government to construct individual household toilets ...
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Citrus Fruit Waste To Keep Public Toilets Clean In Jamshedpur

A start-up in Jharkhand has converted 200 kilos of waste from citrus fruit to prepare an eco-friendly toilet cleaner
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ToWaSo, a start-up in Jharkhand has developed a toilet cleaning agent from citrus fruit waste, which is completely eco-friendly ...
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From Toilet Café To Innovative Waste Management Models, A Look At Swachh Bharat Exhibits At #VibrantGujarat 2019

Prime Minister visited several Swachh Bharat Abhiyan stalls on January 17
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From eliminating landfills, developing sustainable public toilets to mass beautification of cities, various Municipal Corporations displayed their sanitation models at the Vibrant Gujarat Summit in Gandhinagar ...
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Secretary, MoHUA, Durga Shanker Mishra Gives A Thumbs Up To The Urban Local Bodies For Their Swachh Contribution

To Make Urban Uttar Pradesh Open Defecation Free By 2022, Additional Assistance Of Rs 12,000 Will Be Given Per Toilet
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Highlighting that Urban India will be able to become open defecation free by October 2, 2019, Secretary, Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs, Durga Shanker Mishra shared a status update on progress made so far by the Swachh Bharat Mission – Urban ...
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Sanitation Gets Top Priority In Kumbh 2019, Authorities Install A Record-Breaking Number Of 1.22 Lakh Toilets

Sanitation Gets Top Priority In Kumbh 2019, Authorities Install A Record-Breaking Number Of 1.22 Lakh Toilets
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Authorities of Kumbh Mela 2019 are confident that this time the festival will be the cleanest in the country’s history, with 1.22 lakh toilets installed to ensure an open defecation free (ODF) Kumbh Mela ...
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