An year on, Swachh Bharat drive fails to leave a mark

UPDATED ON OCT 01, 2015 03:28 PM IST 4 Photos
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An open garbage dump at bus stands proof to how the authorities failed miserably in implementation of the Swachh Bharat Mission. (Bharat Bhushan/HT)

An open garbage dump at bus stands proof to how the authorities failed miserably in implementation of the Swachh Bharat Mission. (Bharat Bhushan/HT)

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Ragpickers carrying plastic bags and waste from the garbage dump at Chotti Nadi near Gurbaksh Colony in Patiala on Thursday. (Bharat Bhushan/HT)

Ragpickers carrying plastic bags and waste from the garbage dump at Chotti Nadi near Gurbaksh Colony in Patiala on Thursday. (Bharat Bhushan/HT)

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An open Garbage dump at the backside of the Patiala Railway Station is yet another example of how the Swachh Bharat Mission failed to leave a mark. (Bharat Bhushan/HT)

An open Garbage dump at the backside of the Patiala Railway Station is yet another example of how the Swachh Bharat Mission failed to leave a mark. (Bharat Bhushan/HT)

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Garbage continues to be dumped near the bus stand in Patiala on Thursday. (Bharat Bhushan/HT)

Garbage continues to be dumped near the bus stand in Patiala on Thursday. (Bharat Bhushan/HT)

UPDATED ON OCT 01, 2015 03:28 PM IST
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