MCD polls: Women traders have no toilets, parking space in markets

More than 2 lakh women in Delhi are engaged in some business and most of them are aggrieved with some problem or the other.

published on : 24th November 2022

Hyderabad has only 360 public toilets for one crore population

Bustling city requires over 9,000 loos as per norms of public health body of Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry

published on : 20th November 2022

Puri launches Toilet 2.0 drive for urban areas

The World Toilet Day Event was preceded by three days of intensive capacity development workshops. 

published on : 20th November 2022

Easy to find: 67,000 public 'SBM toilets' updated on Google Maps

Efforts to place public toilets on Google Maps were launched as a pilot in New Delhi, Bhopal, and Indore in 2016.

published on : 14th November 2022

98.3% of total 61,948 schools in AP have functional toilets: UDISE+ report

According to the report, schools with functional toilets in Andhra Pradesh has increased by 2.82% in 2021-22 to 98.3% from 95.48%in 2020-21. 

published on : 13th November 2022

Over 20 per cent of Telangana schools don’t have toilets for girls

The Right to Education Act, 2009, made it mandatory for schools to build separate toilets for boys and girls.

published on : 11th November 2022

Toilets in Dharmapuri bus stand not clean: Commuters

Each day at least a minimum of two thousand people use the Dharmapuri bus stand, but there are not enough toilets.

published on : 8th November 2022

Chennai: Free loos worth Rs 430 crore planned in three zones

Corpn sends proposal to TN government, project to be implemented under public-private partnership

published on : 29th October 2022

Investigate allegation of headmistress forcing students to clean toilets in Dindigul, directs HC

The litigant's counsel told the court that after the PIL was filed, the headmistress dismissed some of the students who had complained against her, on Friday.

published on : 17th September 2022

Schools to get safe toilets for girls under Nirbhaya Fund

The Corporation council on Tuesday gave permission to build safe toilets for girls at two schools in Saidapet, under the Nirbhaya Fund.

published on : 31st August 2022

Loo and behold: Poorly maintained public toilets of Kochi

TNIE highlights the need to set up and properly maintain more public toilets across the city    

published on : 26th August 2022

'Constructing separate toilets for transgender people on fast track basis': Delhi govt tells HC

There are no separate toilet facilities for transgender people, they have to use male toilets where they are prone to sexual assault and harassment, the plea said.

published on : 3rd August 2022

No funds to build toilets in government schools, reveals RTI

The RTI reply reveals an amount of Rs 1,38,206 has already been sanctioned for the development of infrastructure in government schools in Peddapalli district.

published on : 25th July 2022

Redevelopment plans in Delhi: Traders flag lack of parking, toilets

The government has extended the last date for traders for filling up a questionnaire that seeks their views on the problems and details about various businesses.

published on : 20th July 2022

Karnataka has miles to go for Open Defecation Free status

The challenges include water connections and land availability to construct toilets, besides the mindset of the people, slowing down progress towards the goal.

published on : 4th July 2022

BBMP chief Tushar Girinath pats PSI for mobile toilets

Girinath also directed his staff to conduct a spot visit and submit a report on how the public toilets can be maintained by the BBMP.

published on : 24th June 2022

No water: 744 of 850 school toilets of Swachh Bharat campaign lying defunct in Sundargarh

During the Covid-19 pandemic, there were no physical classes for nearly two years and the condition of the toilets deteriorated further.

published on : 17th June 2022

If I were MLA: I promise clean toilets, women’s safety, water supply, says this juice stall owner

Rinu Mohanan, 41, is busy making tea and lime juice for the eagerly waiting customers, mostly regulars, at a stall in Vyttila. 

published on : 28th May 2022

Over 2089 East Coast Railway coaches fitted with bio-toilets

As part of Swachh Bharat initiative, East Coast Railway (ECoR) has achieved a milestone in the field of environment cleanliness by installing all its conventional coaches with bio-toilets.

published on : 8th May 2022

Haritha Karma Sena to ensure clean toilets for all

LSGD Minister M V Govindan has given strict orders to the local bodies to take immediate steps to improve the conditions of public comfort stations and toilets.

published on : 4th May 2022
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