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Swachhathon 1.0 – The Swachh Bharat Hackathon

In order to bring awareness and propel schools towards having functional, accessible and well maintained toilets, the Ministry of Human Resource Development in collaboration with Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation is conducting Swachhathon 1.0-The Swachh Bharat Hackathon. Swachhathon 1.0 is an event to crowd source solutions for the pressing issues pertaining to Sanitation and Hygiene.

Innovative, novel and viable solutions in the following fields are invited from the schools:
1. Innovative models and methods to improve the operation and maintenance of school toilets
2. Innovative solutions for Menstrual Health Management (MHM).

The details of the Hackathon are available at myGov website (
The schools may submit their entries online at the above mentioned website and the last date of submission of entries is 25th August 2017.

School Heads are required to ensure maximum participation of students and teachers in the Hackathon. This will help in bringing out the best of the solutions to the forefront. For any queries, please send mail at: swacchathon1 [email protected]

  • Ashutosh Mohanty

    I want to contest in innovative toilet i.e. operation & maintenance of school toilet


    Every student join this operation.
    1. This is a very good operation.
    2. Safely use the toilet room.
    3. We make India -Clean, green and safe

  • Sant Ishersingh

    All the students participated in the cleanliness drive held at Sant Isher Singh Public School .Measures were taken to clean the school premises and educate the children about them. School helpers cleaned the washrooms as a part of regular regime.
    An informative session was organised for the girl students to educate them about the menstrual cycles and whims related to it. They were also sensitized about how they should take care of themselves and live a normal life.

    Sant Isher Singh Public School
    Phase 7