Shivpuri women's effort on sanitation gets Unicef backing

Bhopal, Aug. 28, 2013: Two films on sanitation titled 'Dignity Thread: Women led Sanitation' and 'Community Led Total Sanitation in Madhya Pradesh' were launched at an event held in the Unicef office on Tuesday. The films are documenting efforts....

Haryana Government to conduct survey of manual scavengers

Chandigarh, Aug. 27, 2013: The Haryana government will conduct a survey of manual scavengers in 76 towns of the state by September 30, the data of which will be complied by October 31. An official spokesman, in a release, said on Tuesday that the local....
Posted Date: 27-08-2013 | Category Haryana

NRDWP Updated Guidelines 2013

To provide every rural person with adequate safe water for drinking, cooking and other domestic basic needs on a sustainable basis. This basic requirement should meet minimum water quality standards and be readily and convenie....
Posted Date: 15-08-2013 | Category

IDSP report warns of rise in typhoid, diarrhoea cases

Bhopal, Aug 12, 2013: With four deaths attributed to diarrhoea after drinking contaminated water in August, Integrated Disease Surveillance Project (IDSP) in its weekly report has warned of a rise in cases of typhoid and diarrhoea among others in Bhopal....

City sanitation plan in 41 towns of Madhya Pradesh state

Bhopal, Aug 7, 2013: Urban Sanitation Programme is being implemented as per survey of local conditions and cooperation of community in urban bodies of the state. In the first phase of the programme, 41 urban bodies are chalking out city sanitation plans.....

Only 10% state schools meet all 10 RTE norms, Pune

Pune, Aug 3, 2013: Only 7,355 of the 67,718 government schools in the state fulfil all 10 infrastructure indicators laid down by the Right to Free and Compulsory Education (RTE) Act. As many as 3,711 schools do not meet even 50% of the 10 RTE norms.....
Posted Date: 03-08-2013 | Category Pune