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Rajnandgaon (Chhattisgarh) [India], September 14 (ANI): Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Thursday assured to make the state free from open defecation by October 2018.
New Delhi [India], June 25 (ANI): Delivering his 33rd 'Mann ki Baat' address to the nation on Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said India is progressing steadily but surely towards achieving the dream of being open-defecation free.
Gurugram (Haryana) [India], June 14 (ANI): Sulabh International founder Birendra Pathak has announced that an open defecation-free village in Mewat will be named after U.S. President Donald Trump to build a good relationship between India and the United States.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 30 (ANI): To end open defecation, megastar Amitabh Bachchan, on Tuesday, launched a new campaign called 'Darwaza Band'.
New Delhi [India], May 30 (ANI): Taking one step more towards making India open defecation-free, the Government today will launch a new campaign called 'Darwaza Band' for promotion of toilet usage in the rural areas across the country.
Raipur (Chhattisgarh) [India], May 20 (ANI): After the National Green Tribunal (NGT) banned open defecation and dumping of waste on the floodplains of the Yamuna river and later announced a compensation of Rs. 5,000 for those violating the rule, the Abhanpur Nagar Panchayat on Saturday order
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], April 8 (ANI): Highlighting the problem that 53-54 percent of people in India do not have toilets in his upcoming movie 'Toilet: Ek Prem Katha', Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar at an event recently advocated that our country should become open-defecati
New Delhi [India], Mar. 31 (ANI): Manohar Parrikar on Friday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his first visit to the national capital after taking charge as Goa Chief Minister.
New Delhi [India], Dec. 29 (ANI): Swachh Swasth Sarvatra initiative, aimed at strengthening health centres in open defecation-free blocks, will be launched today by the Union Health Ministry in collaboration with the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation and Human Resource Development.
Mumbai (Maharashtra), Dec. 18 (ANI): Superstar Salman Khan has agreed to become the brand ambassador of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation's (BMC) Open Defecation Free drive and has also pledged to donate five mobile toilets for the same.
Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], Nov.2 (ANI): Inspired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision of making India defecation-free by 2020, a Indo-Tibetan Border Police soldier has decided to donate Rs.57000 to construct toilets and make his village open-defecation free.
New Delhi [India], Nov. 1 (ANI): Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Tuesday declared Kerala as an open defection free state.