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May 20, 2017
Maharashtra govt to form 'good morning' squads to check open defecation in the stateThe Maharashtra government has decided to form squads in a bid to curb open defecation across the state.
May 01, 2017
Maharashtra Day celebration: CM Devendra Fadnavis pays tribute to martyrs, state gets its own RERAThe 57th Maharashtra Day was celebrated across the state on Monday, with the main ceremony taking place at the sprawling Shivaji Park here.
Jan 26, 2017
Meet Rohini Karale, the 16-year-old who's making her village go open defecation-freeWhat was on your bucket list when you were 16? It's likely that it never included making your locality open defecation-free.
Dec 18, 2016
Salman Khan to be brand ambassador against open defecation, meets BMC Commissioner Ajoy MehtaSalman Khan meets BMC Commissioner Ajoy Mehta, actor to be brand ambassador against open defecation
Dec 16, 2016
Chhattisgarh: 8,582 villages declared 'open defecation free', more encouraged to build toiletsAs many as 8,582 villages have so far been declared 'open defecation free' in Chhattisgarh, which is targeting to becoming an ODF state by October 2018.
Dec 01, 2016
Salman Khan roped in as the face of anti-open defecation campaign of BMCSalman Khan came on board after he got perturbed at the sight of watching people relieve themselves outside his apartment at Bandra Bandstand.
Oct 02, 2016
Two years of Swachh Bharat: As South Asia goes on open defecation free drive, personal choices can make the differenceAs the whole of South Asia goes on a commendable open defecation free drive with the People’s Republic of Bangladesh leading the way, I am left wondering what kind of thoughts and sensitivities will determine the choice of latrine in the millions of new entrants to “closed” defecation spaces.
Oct 02, 2016
On Gandhi Jayanti, 170 Gujarat towns declared open defecation freePorbandar, the birthplace of Mahatma Gandhi, and nearly 170 towns in Gujarat, were declared Open Defecation Free (ODF) on the birth anniversary of the 'Father of the Nation' on Sunday.
Oct 02, 2016
Swachh Bharat: Girl students in Bihar school give up jewellery to construct toilets at homeSeveral Class 10 students of a school in Buxar district in Bihar have forsworn gold jewellery until their parents build toilet in their homes to save them the shame of having to go out into the open to defecate
Jul 06, 2015
Teenage girl commits suicide after family refuses to build an indoor toiletIn a tragic incident, a teenage girl in Dumka, a rural area in Jharkhand, ended her llife because of her family's refusal to build an indoor toilet.