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DNA: On Gandhi Jayanti, PM Modi takes pledge for a Clean India

Wielding the broom, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched the country's biggest-ever cleanliness drive that is expected to cost over Rs 62,000 crore, asserting that the "Swachh Bharat" mission is "beyond politics" and inspired by patriotism.

Oct 02, 2014, 23:32 PM IST