Nearly 43 Per Cent Of Rural Population Defecates In Open: Government

Nearly 43 per cent of India's rural population defecates in open, according to the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation. According to a report published in 2015, 59.43 per cent of the world population who defecates in the open lives in India.

This Is The Only City In India To Be Among Top 10 Cities For Waste Management

The city of joy - Kolkata, along with 10 other cities from across the globe, has been honoured with the best cities of 2016 award in recognition of its inspiring and innovative programme with regard to solid waste management.

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  • Swachh Bharat and Swasth Bharat go hand in hand, they are interlinked and that’s where I want my India to focus on.

    Sachin Tendulkar

    Former Indian Cricketer

  • Khadi can be a good alternative to plastic and it will also generate employment.

    Ram Vilas Paswan

    Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution

  • The problem of plastic waste is acute & it's important for people to understand that it is a deterrent to the health of the people.

    Dia Mirza

    Actor

  • Let's make Gandhiji's dream come true and make India clean.

    Amitabh Bachchan

    Campaign Ambassador

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