Question- Which of the following states has recently become the sixth state of the country Open Defecation Free (ODF)?
(a) Uttar Pradesh
(c) Arunachal Pradesh
- Arunachal Pradesh became the Open Defecation Free sixth state in the country. (December 31, 2017)
- All 21 districts of this state have become free from defecation.
- Prior to Arunachal Pradesh Sikkim, Himachal Pradesh, Kerala, Haryana and Uttarakhand have been declared Open Defection Free (ODF).
- Arunachal Pradesh is the second state in the North-East India declared ODF after Sikkim.