Fadnavis, Amitabh Pick up Brooms At Maha Cleanathon
Mumbai: Seven thousand villages in the State are now open-defecation free, said Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Saturday morning at the NDTV-Dettol Maha Cleanathon, which was glittered by the presence of its campaign ambassador and mega star Amitabh Bachchan.
a�?In a yeara��s time, Maharashtra will lead the way in solid waste management,a�? said Fadnavis.a�?We will process every bit of garbage.a�?
Fadnavis said that Maharashtra plans to a�?have the highest number of Swachh cities.a�? Later, he and Bachchan picked up the brooms and began wielding them to participate in the cleanathon.
Amitabh Bachchan hailed Maharashtra as an a�?example for Indiaa�? and said,a�?We hope this movement continues and we keep our cities clean.a�?