Swachh Shakti 2019: Rural women Champions for Swachh Bharat

  1. Prime Minister has launched Swachh Shakti 2019 at Kurukshetra, Haryana. Swachh Shakti-2019 is a national event which aims to showcase the leadership role played by rural women in Swachh Bharat Mission. Swacch Bharat Mission a massive mass movement that seeks to achieve Clean and Open Defecation Free (ODF) India by 2019.
  2. The first Swachh Shakti event was organised in 2017 at Gandhinagar, Gujarat. The second Swachh Shakti event was held in 2018 at Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh.