New Delhi: As part of the Swachh Bharat Mission and the 2nd October is just one week away from today, so the Central Government will organise a week-long cleanliness drive across the country from today.
The initiative named ‘Swachh Bharat Week’ is also being organised to celebrate the second anniversary of Swachh Bharat Mission. The Swachh Bharat Mission was launched on 2nd October 2014.
As part of the initiative, the Ministry of Drinking water and Sanitation and the Ministry of Urban Development will also organise a day-long India Sanitation Conference (INDOSAN-2016) on 30th September at Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi.
According to a statement that PM Narendra Modi will inaugurate INDOSAN-2016 which will be attended by Chief Ministers of the states, Ministers In-charge of Urban Development and Sanitation, senior officials, collectors among others.
PM Modi will also felicitate best performers in 11 different categories for their spirited campaign towards ensuring cleanliness across India.