Swachhata Samachar - September 2019
Swachhata Samachar incorporates Swachhata Pakhwada News. Launched in April 2016, this is an initiative under the Swachh Bharat Mission. Swachhata Pakhwada is inspired by the Hon’ble Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi's vision to engage all Union Ministries and Departments in Swachhata-related activities, thereby making Swachhata "everyone's business".
Having constructed 293 community sanitary complexes (CSCs) over the last 2-3 years, the district administration of Ratnagiri in Maharashtra is ensuring that the facilities are regularly used and maintained by the village communities.
To engage migrant workers that have returned from other States to Sitamarhi District in Bihar, handwashing campaigns have been held, the activity contributing to making people aware of the proper techniques of handwashing to protect themselves from the spread of coronavirus infection.
- Hygiene and Handwashing