Rio Olympics medalists PV Sindhu and Sakshi Malik, other than olympian Dipa Karmakar are liable to be the new faces of Swachh Bharat Mission for making mindfulness about Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s drive.
“We are exceptionally quick to include both Olympic decoration victors Sakshi Malik and PV Sindhu alongside acrobat Dipa Karmakar, in Swachh Bharat Mission. The stories about the part of hygiene and sanitation in their prosperity will be an incredible promoter for this mission,” Secretary, Drinking Water and Sanitation, Parameswaran Iyer told PTI.
He said these game stars can motivate numerous ladies, particularly in provincial territories.
“We will approach Sports Ministry for including these Olympians,” he said.
Modi had assigned 27 unmistakable identities from different strolls of life for advancing his pet project.
The rundown incorporates Amitabh Bachchan, Ramdev, Sachin Tendulkar and Anil Ambani among others.
For accomplishing all inclusive sanitation and to put concentrate on cleanliness, Modi dispatched the Swachh Bharat Mission on October 2, 2014.
The Mission is composed of the Secretary of Drinking Water and Sanitation (MDWS) with two Sub-Missions, the Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin) and the Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban), which means to accomplish widespread sanitation (Swachh Bharat) by 2019.
It is a national battle and covers more than 4,000 statutory urban communities and towns including cleaning the avenues and another framework the nation over. One of the principle goals of this mission is to accomplish an Open-Defecation Free (ODF) India by October 2, 2019, as a tribute to Mahatma Gandhi.