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Bihar man draws funds to construct '42 toilets' in his home

Bihar man draws funds to construct ’42 toilets’ in his home

A man in a Bihar village has allegedly drawn government funds good enough for constructing 42 toilets in his house, an official said on Saturday.Yogeshwar Choudhary, a resident of Vishnupur Ram village under Hajipur Sadar block in Vaishali district, has managed to draw the funds for construction of toilets 42 times.”Choudhary has drawn funds for

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Now, toilets funded by NRIs may bear their names

Soon you may see some of the public toilet complexes named after NRIs in cities and towns. In its bid to encourage NRIs for their contribution to Swachh Bharat initiatives, the urban development ministry has informed the external affairs ministry that public toilet complexes can be named after any such person who contributes at least

Darwaza Band Campaign To Promote Use Of Toilets In Rural Areas

Government launched new campaign called Darwaza Band today for promotion of toilet usage in the rural areas across the country.Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan, who leads the campaign, accompanied by Union Minister for Drinking Water and Sanitation Narendra Singh Tomar and Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis at the formal launch event held in Mumbai.The campaign is

‘All villages in Punjab to have toilets, water supply by 2017’

Ludhiana: Punjab Government on Sunday promised that every village in the state will be provided with toilets, water supply and sewage facility by October 2017.State Water Supply and Sanitation Minister Surjit Singh Rakhra said the work on this project, under the Swachh Bharat Mission, is already underway and will be completed by October 2, 2017.

Bus shelters to get toilets,water vending machines

 Chandigarh: UT Administration has initiated the process of retrofitting of 344 bus queue shelters in the city. The Engineering Department is all set to float tenders for repair, maintenance and advertisements for bus queue shelters. Administration has decided to maintain original form of brick structure. In all there are 167 existing shelters which will be

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20 schools to get new ramps, toilets and stairs for disabled students

Chandigarh: Under their plans of improving basic facilities and infrastructures in the city government schools, the UT Education Department has started construction work of new ramps, toilets and stairs in about 20 government schools. Giving more information, Education and Finance Secretary Sarvjit Singh said, “The work in these schools has already been started and soon

Ludhiana tops state in construction of toilets for needy

Ludhiana: Deputy Commissioner, Ravi Bhagat has informed that Ludhiana district has got yet another feather on its cap, as it stands first in the construction of toilets for needy in the state. This information has been uploaded on the website of Department of Water Supply and Sanitation, GoI, as it mentions Ludhiana on first rank

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Govt to build toilets for 55,000 households in UT

Puducherry: Puducherry government has drawn up a massive Rs 120 crore plan to build toilets for 55,000 households in the union territory without the facility under the Swachh Bharath Abhiyan scheme, Chief Minister V arayanasamy said here today. The CM said he had urged the Prime Minister to make available the funds for the toilet