Arunachal is all set for 'Swachhta Hi Seva' campaign

Arunachal is all set for 'Swachhta Hi Seva' campaign”

Swachh Bharat Mission ambassadors, corporates and other voluntary organisations will also participate in the activities. While the campaign is set to be launched by President Ram Nath Kovind in Kanpur Dehat on Friday, according to Indian Express, it will end on the birth anniversary of the father of our nation Mahatma Gandhi.

This follows an impassioned call by the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, ahead of the 3rd anniversary of Swachh Bharat Mission that falls on 2nd October. As per a briefing gives by Union Council of Ministers, Parameswaran Iyer, Secretary, Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation on Tuesday, "Do individual shramdaan for construction of toilets or any cleaning of pubic place on Seva Divas", Iyer told the ministers.

Elaborate plans have been made along with the state governments to reach out to the poor and marginalised and provide them with sustainable sanitation services, the spokesman said.

As part of the launch programme, President Kovind will visit Ishwariganj village to honour five people who played a key role in making the area an open-defecation free. Largescale cleaning of hospitals, parks, statues, bus stops, railway stations and ponds will be taken up on September 25, Financial Times reported. "In addition, there shall be simultaneous mass awareness campaign for promotion of "Twin Pit Toilet Technology" and cleanliness, health and hygiene using efficient and effective use of social, audio-visual and print media and also by engaging change agents like school children, women and grassroots leaders to create awareness and public participation for visible sanitation improvement during the campaign period", added CE Jyoti.

In the districts, cleanliness drives shall be undertaken in iconic places, like Tawang Monastery, Upper Gompa, Malinithan, Bhismaknagar, Parshuram Kund, Golden Pagoda, War Memorial, rivers, streams, waterfalls, etc.

On Seva Diwas, 17th September, Doordarshan has organised a World TV Premiere of "Toilet: Ek Prem Katha", a film that has an overwhelming message about access and usage of toilets on Doordarshan, at 11am.

Like this



11 April 2018
England All-rounder David Willey Replaces Kedar Jadhav
He has two centuries and seven half centuries to his name, which have come while playing in various T20 leagues across the world. With an experience of more than 140 T20 matches, David will prove out to be the Trump Card of Chennai Super Kings this season.

15 September 2017
What Apple's iPhone X Means for Asian Tech Stocks
Tim Cook also introduced the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus , with screen sizes of 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch, respectively. A second speaker has been added to the top of the device, enabling stereo sound for portrait mode video watching.

15 September 2017
U.S. citizen fighting with Islamic State is captured in Syria, Pentagon says
State officials added they "have no information to share at this time". His capture was first reported by the Daily Beast .

15 September 2017
Families left devastated after 8 die in Hollywood nursing home
She adds that utility providers have said they hope to have power restored for all of southeastern Florida by the weekend. Approximately 150 facilities out of the almost 700 facilities in the state do not now have full power services restored.

15 September 2017
After Hurricane Irma, residents go back to Florida; recovery mode begins
President Trump returned from Florida Sept. 14, after he spent time visiting with people who were in the path of Hurricane Irma. White House officials say Trump also plans to visit the devastated US Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico soon.

15 September 2017
Kamal Haasan to launch his own political party with 'reformatory ideology'
Well, I have to start somewhere. "First I must clean my own home before I start on the neighbours", he added. A political party is about an ideology. "Don't vote me in and then wait for five years to vote me out".

15 September 2017
Genesis G70 revealed, on sale early 2018
Both engines will be connected to an eight-speed automatic transmission which can be paired to an optional all-wheel drive system. It takes everything Genesis has learned with the larger G80 and G90 sedans and improves upon it.

15 September 2017
ICC: Can't Force Indian Cricket Team to Play Against Pakistan
He said ICC remained neutral when it came to Indo-Pak cricket relations. "It's a long process", said Richardson, quoted in a Cricinfo report.

15 September 2017
Destiny 2 Issue Prevents Players From Receiving MIDA Mini-Tool
You will have to decrypt five Legendary Engrams, one Exotic Engram, and kill 10 Fallen enemies on Nessus with the Drang Sidearm. When you are done talking to her, open up your Director Screen and look for a quest with the name "Relics of the Golden Age".

15 September 2017
Beware! Arya Stark can now unlock your iPhone X
However, when he lifted the iPhone X to his face and attempted to unlock the phone, only to be told to enter a passcode instead. The new iPhone models also support wireless inductive charging, but users will have to buy charging mat separately too.