“Personal hygiene is the first step towards a clean village,” Deputy Commissioner Sameer Shukla said here on Thursday.

He was speaking after inaugurating a workshop on ‘Community leadership in the Total Sanitation Programme' in Bidar on Thursday. Mr. Shukla said that a clean environment was necessary for good health and that the whole village should strive to achieve this. Chief Executive Officer of the zilla panchayat Jitendra Naik asked the participants to create awareness about hygiene.

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