Jagadishpur begins ‘Healthy Village through Healthy Habits’ initiative
Jagadishpur Gram Panchayat (GP) in Bali Jagacha Block of Howrah District in West Bengal has launched a cleanliness programme to make the GP area clean and at the same time keep local people healthy during this pandemic situation. The initiative carried out with technical support from Aamra Susama Jalaprapat (ASJ) facilitates sustainable behaviour change and promotes safe sanitation practices.
Numerous IEC activities marked Week 1 of the COVID 19-appropriate behaviour campaign that was launched by the Prime Minister of India on 8th October 2020. The activities were in keeping with those suggested by the Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation and to be carried out between October and December 2020.
- Hygiene and Handwashing
Shri Arun Baroka, Additional Secretary, Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation in this video talks about the contribution of the nation in building the world’s largest sanitation revolution and focuses on the importance of moving towards ‘Sampoorn Swachhata’ with a special focus on sustaining the good practices and ensuring effective waste management.
- Solid and Liquid Waste Management, Sustainability