SANITATION

Central committee happy with the affairs of sanitation workers in Kerala  

The Central government-constituted commission is in the city to study the condition of sanitation workers of Kerala.

published on : 21st November 2019

Sale of unhygienic food goes unchecked, sanitation affected in Odisha's Jeypore

Health and sanitation works in Jeypore Municipality have been seriously hit by absence of a municipality health officer whose post has been vacant since 2017.

published on : 19th November 2019

Hyderabad needs 9,000 public toilets, but has just 360

While the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation has not built toilets in one year, officials blamed space crunch within the city for the same.

published on : 19th November 2019

Sanitation workers belonging to lower caste face social stigma: Report

Lack of opportunities deters them from moving away from this traditional formof occupation.

published on : 14th November 2019

Telangana keen to start Sanitation Hub, seeks Rs 100 crore funds from Centre

KTR says that State has earmarked land and support resources for this initiative

published on : 31st October 2019

Chennai Corporation releases video on sanitation awareness

He requested the ambassadors to create awareness about cleanliness, sanitation, and about other contagious diseases like dengue in their neighbourhood, said the statement.

published on : 26th October 2019

KTR urges officials to come up with comprehensive action plans for all new municipalities

He wanted collectors to replace street lights with LEDs in new municipalities and identify sites to develop urban lung spaces.

published on : 16th October 2019

Tamil Nadu wins Swachh Bharat award for rural sanitation

Tamil Nadu has been adjudged the best in rural sanitation after the Centre’s rural cleanliness survey.

published on : 3rd October 2019

Dumpsters behind Tiruchy Corporation office breeding ground for mosquitoes

Ironically, the Corporation is asking residents to check their premises to eliminate mosquito breeding sites but has overlooked its offices.

published on : 26th September 2019

Diarrhoea claims 2 lives in Odisha

The Gunupur Sub-Collector has directed the rural water supply officials to disinfect the water sources.

published on : 15th September 2019

Over one lakh staffs deployed across Tamil Nadu in anti-dengue campaign

Around  1.63 lakh medical and sanitation workers have been deployed across the State to take preventive measures against seasonal communicable diseases, including dengue, said Health Minister C Vijaya

published on : 10th September 2019

Appointment of sanitation workers kicks up a row

The appointment was brought before the council for approval and the agenda was passed with the UDF supporting the motion. 

published on : 31st August 2019

Vijayawada District Collector urges people to improve hygiene, sanitation in villages

On Sunday, Imtiaz conducted a review meeting with the officials and directed them to improve sanitation in the villages across the district.

published on : 26th August 2019

Hyderabad Water board Managing Director gives presentation in Delhi

He also spoke on the importance of Water Leadership and Conservation network (WaLC).

published on : 20th August 2019

Despite ban, manual scavenging continues in Odisha's Baripada

Around 200 workers have been engaged for cleaning of roads and septic tanks without safety gears.

published on : 18th August 2019
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