End manual scavenging in six months, PM tells states

Friday, June 17th, 2011
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New Delhi: Calling it one of the ”darkest blots” in India, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday asked states to pledge to eliminate manual scavenging within six months. “One of the darkest blots on our development process is that even after 64 years of independence, we still have the heinous practice of manual scavenging,” Manmohan Singh […]