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80 Citizens From Raipur Dedicate 200 Hours To Cleanup City’s Entrance. India Needs More People like them.

A group of Raipur residents got together and conducted a 12-day swachhta drive to clean the city’s entrance and constructed toilets to address the problem of open defecation. HIGHLIGHTS 70-80 volunteers removed 300 kilos of garbage Four bio-toilets were constructed on NH 30 Since 2014, the volunteers have cleared 87% of the city  ‘First impression…

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Community Participation In Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Meghalaya’s Umthli Village Turns Litter Free With ‘Swachh Saturdays’.

192 houses of Meghalaya’s Umthli Village have a compost bin in their backyard and every day the kitchen/wet waste goes into composting which is later turned into manure. HIGHLIGHTS Every Saturday the residents sweep the entire village All the wet waste is converted into manure in all the households  Meghalaya government had given the ‘Clean…

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