Members of ROKA — Residents Of Kasturba Nagar Association — write about the association’s dedicated efforts to restore cleanliness and hygiene in the larger neighbourhood, with proper waste management practices in place.
An initiative to honour and feed the conservancy workers of Chennai, brings a diverse group of NGOs, volunteers, corporates and individuals together, as they try to pull off a big logistical exercise on October 2nd. Would you want to join in?
Chennai’s ranking in this year’s Swacch Survekshan is a dismal 235 out of 434. For the city to literally ‘clean up’ its act, there has to be a concerted effort to build more toilets, encourage their use and stop open defecation.