Women have been at the forefront of the Swachh Bharat Mission Grameen (SBM-G) from its initial stages. That was because toilets to them meant safety, dignity, and well-being of their families. One such woman who was responsible for making her...
- Leadership, Women
The State Government of Punjab on 25th January 2021 recognised 45 personnel who had performed their duties exceptionally well in their respective fields. One among them was Mr. Sarbjit Singh, who has worked with the Swachh Bharat Mission (...
To take stock of the ODF (open defecation free) Plus activities being carried out by Sarpanchs and other PRI officials in their respective villages and Blocks, and learn about challenges being encountered, the Department of Drinking Water and...
- Community Engagement, Leadership
On 19th November, 2019, Mr. Virendra Singh Lodhi, MLA of Marhara Assembly constituency in Etah District of Uttar Pradesh wielded a toilet brush and cleaning agent, and cleaned a community toilet. His action spoke volumes to men in particular...
“If you want to change others, you must change yourself first,” is the adage that Ms. Isha Kalia, Deputy Commissioner (DC) of Hoshiarpur, Punjab believes. Having heard the PM’s request during the launch of Swachhata Hi Seva 2019 about making...
- Leadership, Solid and Liquid Waste Management
As the country is on track to being declared open defecation free (ODF) on 2nd October, 2019, the Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation (DDWS) has rolled out a capacity building initiative through which training information and knowledge...