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97 Ganga towns to be declared open-defecation free by March: Hardeep Singh Puri.

 Ninety-seven towns along the Ganga will be declared open- defecation free by March 2019, Union minister Hardeep Singh Puri said on Wednesday.  The Housing and Urban Affairs ministry has also announced a special category of awards for these 97 Ganga towns under the ongoing “Swachh Survekshan 2019”.  Addressing a gathering at a workshop on ‘Solid Waste Management…

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Meet Jabbar Shah, the man from Uttar pradesh who sold his goats to build a toilet.

Couldn’t see my family going out in the open everyday,’ that is what prompted Jabbar to give up his only prized possessions to construct a toilet at home. Jabbar Shah’s struggle for survival begins every morning and ends every night with paltry earnings of Rs. 100 to Rs. 150. Living in a kachcha house in Sitapur district of Uttar Pradesh, his…

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