Infosys to construct 10000 toilets

BANGALORE: In order to encourage rural households to have individual latrines, the state government plans to extend the subsidy being paid to below poverty line (BPL) families to above poverty

Published: 28th March 2012 04:48 AM  |   Last Updated: 16th May 2012 09:47 PM   |  A+A-

BANGALORE: In order to encourage rural households to have individual latrines, the state government plans to extend the subsidy being paid to below poverty line (BPL) families to above poverty line families as well.

Also, Infosys Technologies has come forward to construct 10,000 latrines in Gulbarga at a total cost of Rs 10,000 each,” Minister Jagadish Shettar said during Question Hour in the Council on Tuesday.

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