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One toilet every second: Modi government’s 100 day target

downtoearth.org, 07 July 2014

 

The Ministry of Drinking water and Sanitation on Friday finalised its 100-day plan, under which it has decided to construct one toilet every second by the end of August this year.

 

Sarswati Prasad, joint secretary for sanitation, issued an order to each state, giving them their respective targets for the next two months.

 

The ministry has set the target of constructing 5.2 million toilets by August 31. The total target of 2014-15 is 12.5 million toilets Read more....