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Marginally functional 'namma toilets' fail in New Delhi

The 20 automatic ‘namma toilets’ installed across New Delhi are facing the same situation of namma toilets in Chennai. Despite assurances of cleanliness and hygiene, most of these public toilets have been rendered useless...

Lack of space major reason behind low toilet penetration in Delhi slum clusters
With just 25 percent of slum clusters having access to individual toilets, the lack of space remains one of the major impediments in the increase in toilet numbers...
Bio-digester toilet complexes come up in Dharavi and Mahim in Mumbai
The municipal corporation of Greater Mumbai inaugurated two bio-digester toilet complexes with 30 seats each in the localities of Dharavi and Mahim in Mumbai. As...
Gujarat's sanitation workers threaten to declare strike over manual scavenging
Members of Gujarat's Safai Kamdar Adhikar Andolan have expressed their intent to declare a strike if the government continues with its non-implementation of the provisions of the...

Just 600 public toilets for Bengaluru's one crore populace
The southern metropolis of Bengaluru with a population of close to a crore has to make do with just 600 community and public toilets. Even the existing ones suffer from poor...

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