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Gates Foundation honours Modi for clean India mission

Updated : September 25, 2019 12:00 PM IST

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation on Tuesday honoured Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi with the 'Global Goalkeeper Award' for his efforts to "improve access to sanitation in India".
In 2014, Modi announced the "Swachh Bharat", or "Clean India", campaign and vowed to eliminate open defecation nationwide in five years.
Gates Foundation honours Modi for clean India mission
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