Swachhagrahi from Tawang awarded

TAWANG, Apr 10: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday awarded Yeshi Wangmu, a swachhagrahi from Tawang district of Arunachal Pradesh, for her outstanding contribution to the Swachh Bharat Mission (G) in her district.
The award was presented to Wangmu in a function held in Champaran, Bihar, to mark the end of the yearlong centenary celebration of the Champaran Satyagrah Movement.
The honour came in recognition of Wangmu’s persistent dedication towards bringing behaviour change among the locals of Jang with regard to construction and use of toilets.
She has been engaged in innumerable gram sabha meetings and IEC activities conducted to mobilize the community.
Altogether 10 swachchgrahis from all over India were awarded during the occasion. (DIPRO)