(NGO in General Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations)
  • Sulabh International launched the 'Toilet in Every Household' campaign in the village of Katra Shahadatganj in Badaun District,
    Uttar Pradesh. Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak, Founder, Sulabh Sanitation Movement along with Smt. Punam Yadav, Chairman District
    Panchayat, Badaun inaugurated 108 'Sulabh (low-cost) toilets' for the village of Katra Shahadatganj on August 31, 2014
  • Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak, Founder, Sulabh International Social Service Organisation focused attention on the plight of widows at a special function in celebration of the World Widow Day, which was attended by widows of Vrindavan and Varanasi at the Press Club of India on June 23, 2014 
  • Girls are advised not to leave in-laws' house but to persuade the family to have a Sulabh flush toilet at the earliest 
  • Breaking centuries-old tradition, widows of Vrindavan celebrated Holi at Meera Sahabhagini Sadan on March 14, 2014 
  • The 'NGO Leadership and Excellence Award', instituted by the World CSR Congress, was given to Pathak on the occasion of
    the World CSR Day at Taj Lands Hotel, Mumbai on February 18, 2014
  • Justice Samaresh Banerjee confers prestigious Michael Madhusudan International Bongo Moni award to Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak for his
    work among the widows of Vrindavan

Home Page Tabs

Monday, September 15, 2014 - 08:45
The Hindu
Delhi-based NGO Sulabh International, which takes care of all the needs of over 1,000 widows besides giving them a monthly stipend, has made all travel and other arrangements for them. “It is a novel idea for these widows who now live a lonely life, totally cut off from society…They will get a break from their monotonous lives in the ashrams.
Sunday, September 14, 2014 - 15:45
Daily News Tanzania
The second person I consider an angel on Earth is the Founder of Sulabh International Social Service Organisation, Dr Bindeshwar Pathak. He taught and is still teaching the power of giving and the inner glorification one derives for it. For over four decades, Dr Pathak has been working with untouchables in India, there are the lowest of the lowest in the caste system.
Friday, September 12, 2014 - 10:45
Deccan Herald
Festivities would unfold all around when the widows, many of whom in the 80s, when they reach the city on September 25. “The widows, who might have last seen the city several decades back, would be given a traditional welcome at Howrah railway station,” said Bindeshwar Pathak, founder director of Sulabh International, which has adopted hundreds of Vrindavan widows.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 06:30
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Swach Bharat scheme aims to eliminate open defecation by constructing toilets in every household by 2019. No one doubts the need for the programme. Close to 48% of India’s urban population has no access to toilets.
Sunday, September 7, 2014 - 23:15
The Times of India
"It is not just a Puja tour for them. They will go back to their roots. It is a journey down memory lane," said Sulabh founder Bindheswar Pathak.
Saturday, September 6, 2014 - 20:00
The Economic Times
MANALI: 50,000 motivators are neeed to achieve Prime Minister Narendra Modi's target of building a toilet in every household in next five years, founder of leading sanitation organization Sulabh International Bindeshwar Pathak today said.
P7 News 24x7
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 19:45
NGO Sulabh International on Sunday handed over 108 “low cost” toilets to villagers at Katra Sadatganj in Badaun and adopted the hamlet as model village for a nationwide ‘Toilets for Every House’ campaign.
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 16:00
Al Jazeera
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will complete 100 days in office on Tuesday, however, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party's promise to build five million toilets during the first three months of its rule has not materialised.The shortage is not just a rural problem but across the country - even in Mumbai, the financial capital, millions of people do not have access to safe, clean and privat
Monday, September 1, 2014 - 11:00
IBN Live
Sulabh International handed over 108 low cost toilets to villagers at Katra Sadatganj in Badaun district of Uttar Pradesh, where two sisters were allegedly gangraped and murdered while they went to relieve themselves in fields. This sanitation drive is the starting point for a nationwide 'Toilets for Every House' campaign.
Friday, August 22, 2014 - 10:45
Rajya Sabha TV
In conversation with Bindeshwar Pathak, founder of Sulabh International.
Monday, August 11, 2014 - 20:30
BBC World News
BBC World News