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Central government to organise ‘Swachh Bharat Week’ from Sunday

The initiative named ‘Swachh Bharat Week’ is also being organised to celebrate the second anniversary of Swachh Bharat Mission

(Representational) School children get together to paint messages of Swachh Bharat and the symbolic spectacles of Mahatma Gandhi on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti in Vadodara Express Photo By Bhupendra Rana 02-10-2015
(Representational) School children get together to paint messages of Swachh Bharat and the symbolic spectacles of Mahatma Gandhi on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti in Vadodara Express Photo By Bhupendra Rana 02-10-2015

As part of the Swachh Bharat Mission, the Central Government will organise a week-long cleanliness drive across the country from Sunday.

The initiative named ‘Swachh Bharat Week’ is also being organised to celebrate the second anniversary of Swachh Bharat Mission, which was launched on October 2, 2014.

As part of the initiative, the Ministry of Urban Development and Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation will also organise a day-long India Sanitation Conference (INDOSAN-2016) on September 30 at Vigyan Bhavan.

“Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate INDOSAN which will be attended by Chief Ministers, Ministers In-charge of Urban Development and Sanitation, senior officials, collectors among others,” said the statement.

Prime Minister Modi will also felicitate best performers in 11 different categories for their spirited campaign towards ensuring cleanliness.

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