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The feud unfolded after the mike was switched off on Lt. Governor's instructions during an MLA's speech at a public event.
As per the base line survey of 2012-13, around 72 lakh households had no toilets.
Koravi village in Hodebiranahalli gram panchayat in Karnataka, which flaunts the open defecation-free tag, has only 26 toilets for 350 houses.
According to Bhumi, women are the worst sufferers of India's sanitation crisis.
While some say that the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan has progressed as expected, others are sceptical about its implementation.
Two weeks after mobile toilet vans were set up at different places to check open defecation in the town, the facility seems to have failed to attract users.
Solanki Saloni Grace had crossed the road to relieve herself, in a city that boasts of being “Open Defecation Free”.
After achieving ‘open defecation free’ (ODF) status, Krishna district administration is aiming to achieve ODF+ by the end of December this year, in all 970 panchayats across the district.
AP now is Open Defecation Free (ODF) State. Announcing this here on Thursday, Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu said the State achieved the national cleanliness goal by constructing 2.77
The administration had set the target to declare all eight blocks of the district ODF by October 2, 2018.
Congress leader Biren Senapati says toilets are constructed haphazardly.
'No free rice if villages not ODF': Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi withholds order after criticism
Kiran Bedi has ordered on Saturday that free rice would not be supplied if people in rural areas failed to make their villages clean and open defecation free.
Bedi said the scheme, which is intended to benefit more than half of its rural population, "shall be conditional to certification of the village being open-defecation and garbage free.
The official further said that the Central assistance will help in the effective implementation of the projects as some of them are already underway.
Telugupara under Ward 15 in RMC declared open defecation free