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Swachh bharat mission

May 09, 2020 12:52
If correctly utilised and well executed, it has the potential to drastically alter the level of trust among citizens, thereby changing the nature of the ‘government–citizen’ relationship forever read more
Mar 27, 2020 18:09
Authoritarian states rely on diktats. Democracies need persuasion. Modi’s appeal is helping read more
Mar 18, 2020 18:32
Ensure hygiene, use digital infra, restrict mobility, ration health care systems, and a maintain supply of essentials read more
Mar 09, 2020 21:46
Disclosing this here on Monday, an official spokesperson said that funds to the tune of \u20B9311 crore have been released for making payment of retiral benefits, including final GPF and leave encashment, besides \u20B995 crore on account of clearing advances of GPF to the employees till March 6. read more
Mar 03, 2020 17:27
About 450,000 toilets worth about Rs 540 crore were not accounted for in February this year after the first survey to check the existence of about 66,00,000 units built in the state since October 2, 2014, under the mission was conducted by SBM (rural) authorities. read more
Feb 01, 2020 18:54
The Swachh Bharat Mission was allotted Rs 9,638 crore in the revised estimate in FY2019-20. Presenting India’s first general budget in the new decade, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman allotted Rs 12,294 crore for the programme, a hike of 27.5%. read more
Dec 07, 2019 11:01
The third Swachhata Rankings was undertaken by the MHRD as part of the Swachh Bharat Mission of the government of India to promote environmental hygiene in the higher education system. read more
Nov 21, 2019 22:23
Gurugram district, which was ranked 5 last year in the Swachh Survekshan Grameen , had suffered due to absence of community toilets in villages and lack of advertising. read more
Nov 17, 2019 13:51
The book, titled ‘The Swachh Bharat Revolution’, has been compiled by Jal Shakti Ministry and published by Harper Collins India. Interestingly, it has a foreword written by PM Modi. read more
Nov 02, 2019 01:05
On October 20, Goutami gram panchayat sarpanch Sushant Swain issued a notice that those who did not have toilets in their homes would not get PDS ration. read more
Oct 16, 2019 23:20
The East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) had commissioned these machines that were purchased with funds allocated under the Urban Development Ministry’s Swachh Bharat Mission. read more
Oct 07, 2019 00:27
The country banned manual scavenging in 1993. In 2013, employing workers for the job became a criminal offence. Though there are laws that prohibit manual cleaning of dangerous drains, death continues to stalk workers read more
Oct 05, 2019 04:37
As part of the public movement, people will be urged to say no to single-use plastic and find eco-friendly substitutes for plastic commodities. read more
Oct 05, 2019 00:37
The key objective of the Swachh Bharat Mission so far has been to achieve an open-defecation free (ODF) country by October 2, 2019, with a toilet for every household. read more
Oct 03, 2019 10:24
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 2 said rural India has declared itself defecation free. In the past four years, India has built 100 million toilets in about 0.6 million villages, and another 6.3 million in its cities. The Swachh Bharat Mission... read more