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Wash hands, India! New report shows dismal numbers of people following basic hygiene


According to the survey conducted by the National Sample Survey (NSS) 76th round report, there are only 35.8 percent households in the country who practise hand-washing with soap or a detergent before a meal while 60 percent households wash hands only with water.

Only 35.8 percent households in India practise hand-washing with soap or a detergent before a meal, according to the survey conducted by the National Sample Survey (NSS) 76th round report. The report also says that 60 percent households wash hands only with water.

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