NGO Sulabh International to adopt U’khand’s ‘village of widows’

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New Delhi: NGO Sulabh International on Thursday announced to adopt Deoli-Bramhagram village in Uttarakhand which has acquired the dubious tag of "village of widows" after 57 men from the settlement went missing in the recent flash-floods.  The NGO has decided to pay Rs 2,000 per month to each of the widow in six-odd hamlets of… Read more »

Their men gone, Uttarakhand women in Sulabh’s care

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Dehradun/Lucknow, July 4 (IANS) Moved by the the pitiable condition of women in the Deoli-Bramhagram villages of Uttarakhand, where all the men have perished in the flash floods of mid-June, Sulabh International has decided to adopt the villages. Talking to IANS, an official spokesman of the non-government organisation (NGO) said Sulabh International founder Bindeshwar Pathak… Read more »

Sulabh International to adopt U’khand’s ‘village of widows’

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NGO Sulabh International today announced to adopt Deoli-Bramhagram village in Uttarakhand which has acquired the dubious tag of "village of widows" after 57 men from the settlement went missing in the recent flash-floods.  The NGO has decided to pay Rs 2,000 per month to each of the widow in six-odd hamlets of this village which is some… Read more »

Sulabh International to adopt flood-hit villages

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Moved by the the pitiable condition of women in the Deoli-Bramhagram villages of Uttarakhand, where all the men have perished in the flash floods of mid-June, Sulabh International has decided to adopt the villages. An official spokesman of the non-government organisation (NGO) said that Sulabh International founder Bindeshwar Pathak was moved by media reports that… Read more »

बिन्देश्वर पाठक को फ्रांस ने दिया लीजेंड आफ प्लेनेट पुरस्कार

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पेरिस (एजेंसी)। प्रख्यात समाज सुधारक और सुलभ इंटरनेशनल सोशल आर्गनाइजेशन के प्रणोता बिंदेश्वर पाठक को पर्यावरण क्षेत्र में उल्लेखनीय योगदान के लिए फ्रांस के प्रख्यात ‘लीजेंड ऑफ प्लेनेट’ पुरस्कार से नवाजा गया है। पद्म भूषण डा. पाठक को यह पुरस्कार सोमवार रात यहां फ्रेंच सीनेट फ्रांस की पार्लियामेंट की वाइस प्रेसीडेंट सुश्री चैंटल जौरडेन ने… Read more »

Sulabh founder Pathak gets French award

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LONDON: Environmentalist Bindeshwar Pathak, founder of the famed Sulabh project that provides basic and affordable toilet access to India’s poor, has been presented with the “Legend of Planet” award in Paris. The award was presented to Pathak by the Vice-President of the French Senate, Chantal Jourdan, at Palais du Luxembourg on Monday night. Pathak is… Read more »