He will address 20,000 Swachhagrahis or the Ambassadors of Cleanliness in Motihari on this occasion.
Swachhagrahis are the ‘foot soldiers’ and motivators to implement the Community. Approaches to Sanitation (CAS) at the village level. Swachhagrahis are key to driving progress towards achieving an open defecation free nation.
Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi launched the Champaran Satyagraha over a century ago, on April 19, 1917 against the Britishers to fight for the rights of farmers who were forced to undertake indigo cultivation.
April 10, 2018 marks the end of the centenary year celebrations of the Champaran Satyagraha, and is going to be celebrated through the “Satyagraha se Swachhagraha” campaign.
Prime Minister will also unveil several development projects on this occasion.