Toilet construction

Shatrughan Sinha for expanding support base for toilet construction

BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha on Tuesday suggested expanding support base for construction of toilets under Prime Minister model village project.

Aug 25, 2015, 19:51 PM IST

2.86 lakh toilets constructed in schools across country: Smriti Irani

As many as 2.86 lakh toilets have been constructed in schools across the country under the swachh vidyalaya initiative with Andaman and Nicobar, Daman and Diu, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Kerala, Puducherry and Sikkim achieving 100 per cent target.

Jul 22, 2015, 19:57 PM IST

Mere toilet building will not fix sanitation issues: Study

Questioning the "health effect" of government's toilet construction drive to end practice of open defecation in the country, a new study has suggested that the approach should not only meet "international coverage targets" but must aim at improving public health in general.

Oct 10, 2014, 17:11 PM IST

Toilet construction: Gadkari asks MPs to allocate MPLADS funds

Rural Development Minister Nitin Gadkari has written to parliamentarians requesting them to allocate funds from their MPLADS for construction of toilets in village homes, schools and anganwadis.

Aug 22, 2014, 21:53 PM IST

Sanitation linked to women safety, dignity: Jairam Ramesh

Linking sanitation to the safety, dignity and self-respect of women, Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh Tuesday said Women Self-Help Groups should take up toilet construction as the sixth principle of National Rural Livelihood Mission (NRLM).

Jan 28, 2014, 21:55 PM IST

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