Sanitary household toilet is the most important aspect of sanitation : Bharatsinh Solanki

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The Minister of State (Independent Charge) Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation Shri Bharatsinh Solanki addressing the Workshop on Sociology of Sanitation- Environmental Sanitation, Public Health and Deprivation, in New Delhi today, emphasised the need of educating various sections of the people to improve sanitation, health, environment and to help liberate scavenging system from the… Read more »

Meira Kumar inaugurates National Conference on Sociology of Sanitation

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  Meira Kumar, Speaker, Lok Sabha, lighted the lamp to inaugurate the National Conference on Sociology of Sanitation (Environmental Sanitation, Public health and Social Deprivation), in New Delhi on Monday. Union Minister for Rural Development, Drinking Water and Sanitation, Jairam Ramesh and the Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Drinking Water and Sanitation, Bharatsinh Madhavsinh… Read more »

Shri Bharatsinh Solanki Says Provision of Adequate Sanitation Coverage in Rural India Still Remains a Major Challenge

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  Shri Bharatsinh Solanki Says Provision of Adequate Sanitation Coverage in Rural India Still Remains a Major Challenge  We Need To Educate People to Improve Sanitation, Health and Environment to Help Liberate Scavenging System from the Country    The Minister of State (Independent Charge) Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation Shri Bharatsinh Solanki addressing the… Read more »

Manual scavenging a result of caste system: Speaker Meira Kumar

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  New Delhi: Terming manual scavenging as “despicable”, Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar on Monday called on society to cleanse its mindset to get rid of such practices. “The caste system and untouchability in the country has given rise to such practices. Unless the society cleanses its mind of all the ills, no amount of effort… Read more »

Public revolution possible if Parliament doesn’t fulfill duty: Meira Kumar

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Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar on Monday voiced fear that people could take to the streets if Parliament fails to address the issue of social inequality and prejudices. "If Parliament does not fulfill this responsibility duly, then public revolutions will take place on roads and possibility of bloodshed cannot be denied," she said. The Speaker made… Read more »

“DREAMS OF MAHATMA GANDHI: SERFDOM TO FREEDOM”

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The story is about the origin of untouchability in India which started during the Vedic period. This social discrimination continued during the Buddha, Mauryan, Mughal and British period. Though, the untouchables did good things for the society like cleaning the human faeces of others to protect their health and environment, but the society in lieu… Read more »

विधवा-वृद्धाओं को शिक्षित करेगी सुलभ

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  वृंदावन, कार्यालय संवाददाता : सुलभ इंटरनेशनल ऑफ सोशल आर्गेनाइजेशन प्रमुख बिंदेश्वरी पाठक ने कहा कि संस्था अब वृंदावन के सरकारी आश्रय सदनों में रहने वाली विधवा-वृद्धाओं को सुशिक्षित करेगा। उनके आंख, दांत, कान की तकलीफ दूर करने के लिये ठोस कदम उठाया जायेगा। श्री पाठक सुलभ टीम के साथ शनिवार को महिला आश्रय सदन… Read more »

उषा से आशा…

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राजस्थान के अलवर में रहने वाली ऊषा चाउमार ने अपने साथ सैकड़ों स्त्रियों को सिर पर मैला ढोने की प्रथा से छुटकारा दिलाया. विकास कुमार की रिपोर्ट. ऊषा पहले तो बात करने में खुलती ही नहीं. बेहद औपचारिक तरीके से दुआ-सलाम और फिर इधर-उधर की बातें करती हैं. लेकिन बार-बार अपने बारे में बताने का आग्रह… Read more »