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Five years of Swachh Bharat Mission: Survey finds 72% believe cities now cleaner, but 88% report garbage still dumped in public spaces
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Five years of Swachh Bharat Mission: Survey finds 72% believe cities now cleaner, but 88% report garbage still dumped in public spaces

72 percent believe their city and neighbourhood is cleaner than 2014, want no single-use plastic and public health to be the focus in mission’s next phase

Swachh Bharat Mission: Maharashtra leads the way in toilet construction, builds 42.72 lakh household toilets
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Swachh Bharat Mission: Maharashtra leads the way in toilet construction, builds 42.72 lakh household toilets

Maharashtra has constructed the maximum number of individual household toilets under the Centre's flagship Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban) scheme

Swachh Bharat two-and-a-half years on: Narendra Modi government's claims remain unverified
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Swachh Bharat two-and-a-half years on: Narendra Modi government's claims remain unverified

Although Swachh Bharat Abhiyan (Clean India Mission) has sent India on a toilet construction spree, 51.6 percent of households across the country did not use an improved sanitation facility – a system that separates human excreta from human contact–between January 2015 and December 2016.

Chhattisgarh: 8,582 villages declared 'open defecation free', more encouraged to build toilets
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Chhattisgarh: 8,582 villages declared 'open defecation free', more encouraged to build toilets

As 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.

Salman Khan roped in as the face of anti-open defecation campaign of BMC
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Salman Khan roped in as the face of anti-open defecation campaign of BMC

Salman Khan came on board after he got perturbed at the sight of watching people relieve themselves outside his apartment at Bandra Bandstand.

On Gandhi Jayanti, 170 Gujarat towns declared open defecation free
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On Gandhi Jayanti, 170 Gujarat towns declared open defecation free

Porbandar, 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.