sulabh swatchh bharat

Thursday, 14-December-2017


“Sulabh has attempted to eliminate serious evils like untouchablity from society”

19 weeks ago
The Sulabh family is engaged in such work the value of which we cannot even imagine.  Dr Pathak comes from a Brahmin family but that did not stop him from fulfilling his lifelong dream of eliminating untouchability from our society. We congratulate Dr Pathak for this commendable work.” These are the words of eminent social worker Dr Mallika Nadda, Assistant Professor in History, Himachal University, and Secretary, Chetna Sanstha, Bilaspur during her recent visit to the Sulabh village. She met all the technological centre staff of Sulabh, children from Sulabh school,  Sulabh training centre staff, widow ‘mothers’ from Vrindavan and the community who worked as...

Thai Princess in Sulabh

20 weeks ago
General Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, Kingdom of Thailand with a group of 100 staffs visited Sulabh International campus for the second time  recently. Her Royal Highness was accompanied with 100 cadets of the Thai Army and officials from its Delhi based Embassy.  Due to some personal reasons, the reception was kept simple and brief. Immediately on arrival, she was received by Dr Bindeshwar Pathak, Founder Sulabh Sanitation & Social Reform Movement.  Then the entourage was led to the auditorium where she was offered garlands, bouquets, shawl and some gifts.  In his brief speech Dr Pathak mentioned about the objectives and work of ...

Sulabh Team Recognised!

21 weeks ago
The team of writers and researchers which helped Founder of Sulabh Sanitation and Social Reform, Movement, Dr Bindeshwar Pathak in completing the coffee-table book Narendra Damodardas Modi – Making of a Legend, have been given a token reward for their precious inputs. Colonel (Retd) Jaibans Singh and Sushil Goyal, were given a gold medal by RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat while each of the other members of the team including Aarati Arora, Tarun Sharma, Anita Agarwal and Shashi Dhar were presented by Dr Pathak with a shawl and a cheque of Rs 10,000.  Besides releasing the book, the RSS chief and the BJP President also launched two songs written by Dr Pathak recognizing Prim...


22 weeks ago
Cleanliness and proper education are necessary to make improvements in any society, but if employment opportunities too are added to them, no one can prevent the country and the society from moving ahead. These views were expressed by the Union Rural Development and Panchayati Raj Minister Narendra Singh Tomar at a programme organised in Sulabh Village.  He said that it is encouraging to see that all the three qualities are available in the Sulabh village. He congratulated Founder of Sulabh Sanitation and Social Reform Movement, Dr Bindeswar Pathak, for making it possible.   Tomar visited various departme...


23 weeks ago
Arunachal Pradesh, a state that boasts of unsurpassed natural and spiritual beauty has one problem that will heighten in these monsoon months. The rains will be heavy, and leeches will be thick everywhere, and defecating will be a major hazard. Forget issues like health and ecological problems, relieving oneself will be a challenge. On the other hand, there is Sulabh International in Delhi, with its legendary world toilets museum and its technology-driven sanitation solutions. So it seems just apt that the state government and the Delhi NGO get together and work out what to do about this.  Already in December ...


25 weeks ago
Founder of Sulabh Sanitation and Social Reforms Movement, Dr Bindeshwar Pathak was conferred with prestigious Bharat Gaurav Award along at UN headquarter in New York on June 9.   The award was conferred on him by Sanskriti Yuva Sanstha, an organisation of Indian diaspora in the United States of America, for “encouraging each and every one to bloom into a next idol of tomorrow”, the award citation read adding, “ You are the pride of our country and we feel privileged to hand over the Fifth “Bharat Gaurav” Lifetime Achievement Award”. Along with Dr Pathak other prominent digni...


26 weeks ago
Solid Waste Management in Delhi, besides Gurugram, Faridabad, Noida and Ghaziabad has turned a new page tomorrow with the launch of segregation of Municipal Solid Waste at source like households, hotels, restaurants, etc.,henceforth, wet waste will be collected in Green bins and dry waste in Blue bins. Residential Welfare Associations, hotels and restaurants,which have taken commendable initiatives in this regard will also be felicitated. In the National Capital Region, about 15,000 tonnes of municipal solid waste is being generated every day while about 65 million tonnes of such waste is produced every day in urba...


28 weeks ago
Going beyond the realm of comfort zone and creating a landmark in a non-descript region of the landscape requires indomitable courage and missionary zeal. And these are to be found in abundance in the visionary man called Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak, the founder of the Sulabh International Social Service Organization.  It was at his benign initiative, coupled with that of the then Honourable Chief Justice of India TS Thakur, that the Sulabh Skill Development Centre was started way back on 1st August 2014. The noble idea of starting a vocational training centre at an extremely remote village of Ukhral, falling in the district...


30 weeks ago
A three-day national convention “Shirdi-Sahitya-Sammelan”, organised by All India Sarva Bhasha Sanskriti Samanvay Samiti,  New Delhi, was inaugurated on 9th May, 2017 by the lighting of a lamp in Shirdi (Maharashtra). The theme of the programme’s thought-session was: ‘The relationship between religion and politics’, on which the speakers presented their ideas. Padma Bhushan Dr Bindeshwar Pathak, founder, Sulabh Sanitation and Social Reform Movement, inaugurated the event. The dignitaries present at ...


32 weeks ago
Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak,  Founder, Sulabh Sanitation and Social Reform Movement, was bestowed with “Special Jury Award for Life Time Achievement” during  ISC-FICCI Sanitation Awards and India Sanitation Conclave by Union Minister of Railways Suresh Prabhu, in presence of Swami Chidanand Saraswati, Co-Founder, Global Inter-faith WASH Alliance (GIWA)  at FICCI Federation House in New Delhi on April 27. In his acceptance speech, Dr. Pathak expressed his gratitude to the India Sanitation Coalition (ISC) and FICCI for considering him worthy of the Special Jury Award. He said,” I feel deeply indeb...