Sulabh Foundation Founder Bindeshwar Pathak And BJD MP Dilip Tirkey At The Inauguration Of Global Meet On School Sanitation

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New Delhi: Sulabh Foundation Founder Bindeshwar Pathak And BJD MP Dilip Tirkey At The Inauguration Of Global Meet On School Sanitation At Mavlankar Hall In New Delhi, On Sept 21, 2016. September 21, 2016 New Delhi: Sulabh Foundation founder Bindeshwar Pathak and BJD MP Dilip Tirkey at the inauguration of Global meet on School Sanitation… Read more »

100 per cent toilets constructed in over 80,000 villages :Tomar – The Times of India

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PTI | Sep 21, 2016 New Delhi, Sep 21 () Over 80,000 villages across the country have achieved the target of constructing 100 per cent toilets while 21 districts have now become open defecation free, the government said today. “I am happy to share that with the work done by the state government, civic bodies… Read more »

प्रधानमंत्री के जन्मदिन पर 500 किलो के लड्डू का काटा केक

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उमेश चतुर्वेदी|   नई दिल्ली। प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी के जन्मदिन पर रेलमंत्री सुरेश प्रभु ने स्वच्छ रेल, स्वच्छ भारत अभियान का ऐलान किया है। जानी-मानी स्वयंसेवी संस्था सुलभ इंटरनेशनल द्वारा आयोजित प्रधानमंत्री मोदी के जन्मदिन समारोह में रेलमंत्री ने रेलवे और सुलभ इंटरनेशनल के साथ रिश्तों के नए युग की भी घोषणा की। इसके तहत… Read more »

Prabhu launches cleanliness drive at railway premises

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September 17, 2016 Leading the campaign from the front, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu today launched the ’Swachhta Saptah’ as part of the Swachh Rail Swachh Bharat Mission from New Delhi Railway Station. In order to create massive awareness on sanitation and cleanliness in railway premises and make hygiene a habit amongst the travelling public, the… Read more »

The first convention of World Parliament on Sanitation

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August 22, 2016, New Delhi PRESS RELEASE   The First Convention of World Parliament on Sanitation will be held from 11th -14th November 2017 in New Delhi, informed Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak, President of the World Parliament Sanitation Forum. The Forum will discuss the problems of sanitation in different countries around the world in ancient, medieval… Read more »

Threads of change – The Statesman

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New Delhi, 20 August 2016 Traditional barriers were broken on Rakshabandhan this year when 800 castaway Widows of Vrindavan and 200 Liberated Manual Scavengers from Rajasthan tied Rakhi on the wrists of 50 Sanskrit Scholars and Brahmin Priests at the Gopinath Temple in Vrindavan. The initiative was organised by Sulabh International Founder Bindeshwar Pathak. Photographs… Read more »

Ahead of Raksha Bandhan, 10 widows to tie ‘rakhi’ to PM Modi

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PTI  Aug 17, 2016 Vrindavan (UP): Ahead of Raksha Bandhan, several widows and manual scavengers tied rakhi to 50 upper-caste pundits and Sanskrit scholars at the century-old Gopinath temple. On Thursday, at least ten widows will visit Prime MinisterNarendra Modi on behalf of around 2,000 widows of Vrindavan and Varanasi on the occasion of Raksha… Read more »

Usha Chaumar: Life Of A Manual Scavenger And How She Became An Inspiration

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“Who wants to do such horrible job of picking up human excreta every morning and disposing it off? That too with your bare hands. It was not just a job, it was our life. We were treated like waste too,” says Usha Chaumar from Alwar, Rajasthan. Usha worked as a manual scavenger for several decades…. Read more »