Last Updated : Feb 19 2019 6:13AM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
Three terrorists killed, four Army personnel martyred in J&K            Pulwama attack shows time for talks over, says PM Modi            Kulbhushan Jadhav case: India accuses Pak of misusing ICJ            India, Argentina to elevate multi-faceted cooperation to strategic partnership            India, Morocco sign four MoUs           

National News

Sep 27, 2018

14 crores toilets have been built in last 4 years in country, which is world record: VP Venkaiah Naidu

NSD Logo
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu has said that today he is feeling satisfied, after coming to Ranchi, that cleanliness is fast becoming a people movement, as desired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He complemented the present state government for taking the state from 16 per cent, four years ago,  to 96 percent at present, in areas covered free from open defecations. He said that 14 crores toilets have been built in last four years in the country, which is a world record.
He was speaking at a function of " Swacchata hi Seva" awareness in Ranchi. He said there has been marked decreased in numbers of people getting common water born disease, due to this.
Earlier Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu felicitated sanitation champions from different parts of state for their outstanding contributions in Swachha Bharat Mission.
Chief Minister of Jharkhand Raghuwar Days in address said that all sanitation workers should create greater awareness among people to use toilets. He said all toilets in rural areas would be given water connection soon.

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 18 (Feb) Midday News 18 (Feb) News at Nine 18 (Feb) Hourly 19 (Feb) (0605hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 18 (Feb) दोपहर समाचार 18 (Feb) समाचार संध्या 18 (Feb) प्रति घंटा समाचार 19 (Feb) (0600hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 18 (Feb) Khabrein(Day) 18 (Feb) Khabrein(Eve) 18 (Feb)
Aaj Savere 18 (Feb) Parikrama 18 (Feb) Lok Ruchi Samachar 17 (Feb)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 18 (Feb) Samayki 18 (Feb) Sports Scan 18 (Feb) Spotlight/News Analysis 18 (Feb)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 14 (Feb) Surkhiyon Mein 14 (Feb) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 13 (Feb) Vaad-Samvaad 12 (Feb) Money Talk 12 (Feb) Current Affairs 8 (Feb)