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Toilets

From A Luxury To Suffocating, Here Are Some Unusual Myths Regarding Toilets Debunked

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Despite the construction of over 9 crore toilets, a lot of people still prefer defecating in the open due to the ancient myths surrounding construction as well as usage of toilets ...
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Elections 2019: Include Safe Sanitation Issues In Poll Manifestos, Says Administrative Staff College Of India

Elections 2019: Include Safe Sanitation Issues In Poll Manifestos, Says Administrative Staff College Of India
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Ahead of elections 2019, the public policy institute has recommended that all the political parties must focus on urban sanitation not only in terms of building toilets but also on proper feacal waste management ...
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Here’s What North Delhi Corporation Is Doing To Achieve Its Much Awaited Open Defecation Free Status

Here’s What North Delhi Corporation Is Doing To Achieve Its Much Awaited Open Defecation Free Status
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North Delhi corporation in the national capital region is the only civic body which is yet to be declared open defecation free, officially ...
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East Delhi Achieves Major Cleanliness Milestone By Finally Securing Open Defecation Free Status

Till date, a total of 3,246 urban local bodies in India have been declared ODF
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After receiving the Open Defecation Free tag, the East Delhi commissioner Dilraj Kaur urged the residents to adopt cleanliness and hygiene as part of their habits ...
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Delhi Commission For Women Sends Notice To North MCD Over Lack Of Public Toilets For Women In Major Market

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Delhi News
The Delhi Commission for Women has issued a notice to the North Delhi Municipal Corporation for failing to build toilet facilities for women in a major market ...
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93 Per Cent Households In Rural India Have Access To Toilets, Says Government Survey

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The government survey says since its launch in October 2014, the Swachh Bharat Mission has changed the behaviour of hundreds of millions of people with respect to toilet access and usage ...
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Defying Gender Problems And Open Defecation, Sunita Devi From Jharkhand Is Training Women To Build Toilets

Sunita Devi has trained over 400 women to construct toilets
Jharkhand Swachh Warriors Women's Day Special
90 per cent of the women in Udaypura, a village in Jharkhand used to defecate in the open before 2018. Today, every woman in the village has access to a toilet, thanks to 29-year-old Sunita Devi ...
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Made 229 Public Toilet Complexes, Increased Green Cover By 0.37% Till December 2018, Says Delhi Government

Made 229 Public Toilet Complexes, Increased Green Cover By 0.37% Till December 2018, Says Delhi Government
Delhi News
The outcome budget presented by Delhi’s Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Monday claims that the use of public toilets has increased by almost 431 per cent in the last four years and apart from this, the coordinated efforts of various departments have been increased to fight the rising pollution ini the capital ...
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ODF Mumbai, A Reality Check: With 75-100 People Per Toilet Seat, Is Mumbai Really Open Defecation Free?

Mumbai was declared open defecation free in July 2017
Open Defecation Free Mumbai
110 toilet blocks have been constructed since 2014 in Mumbai, a city with 1.84 crore population. Are the toilets enough to sustain the title of Open Defection Free conferred upon the city in July 2017? ...
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ODF Mumbai, A Reality Check: Overused, Unclean And Lesser Number Of Toilets For Women Are Just Some Of Mumbai’s Sanitation Woes

Open Defecation Free Mumbai
Though Mumbai have met all the parameters to be called an open defecation free city, it needs to solve problems like lack of water connection, overuse of toilets, gender disparity and others related the usage of public and community toilets ...
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ODF Mumbai, A Reality Check: Five Public Toilets In Mumbai’s Crowded Places That Set A Swachh Example

Public toilets in tourist and crowded places in Mumbai cater to 100 to 1,000 users daily
Open Defecation Free Mumbai
From having disable-friendly toilet seats, installing sanitary napkin vending machines to providing international hygiene standards for free, here’s how public toilets in crowded Mumbai are faring ...
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ODF Mumbai, A Reality Check: Tackling Problems Of Space, Population And Behavior Change, Here’s How The City Is Ensuring Toilet For All

Mumbai was declared Open Defecation Free in July 2017
Open Defecation Free Mumbai
18 months after achieving the Open Defecation Free status, here’s how Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation is encouraging people to use public toilets ...
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