Centre has decided to organise a week-long cleanliness drive across the country from September 25.
The initiative named 'Swachh Bharat Week' is being organised to celebrate the second anniversary of Swachh Bharat Mission which was launched on October 2, 2014.
Ministry of Urban Development and Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation will also organise a day-long India Sanitation Conference (INDOSAN-2016) on September 30.
"Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate INDOSAN which will be attended by Chief Ministers, Ministers In-charge of Urban Development and Sanitation, senior officials, collectors among others," said the statement.
The Prime Minister will also felicitate best performers in 11 different categories for their spirited campaign towards ensuring cleanliness.