Over 500 lakh toilets built under Swachh Bharat Mission, says govt
Dec 18, 2017 21:24 IST | PTI |FULL ARTICLE
The government said 561.75 lakh toilets were built under the Swachh Bharat Mission (rural), and seven states/UTs were declared Open Defecation Free.
Swachh Bharat 3 years later: Toilets a success
Sep 29, 2017, 11.19 AM IST | THE ECONOMIC TIMES | FULL ARTICLE
At the outset, the Modi government set an ambitious target of building 65.82 lakh individual household toilets and five lakh community and public toilet seats. As the mission has crossed the halfway mark in terms of time, the statistics are impressive. About 38.51 lakh individual and 2.2 lakh community toilets have been built.
3.64 Lakh Toilets Built in Schools Since Last Independence Day Says Government.
August 10, 2015 21:48 IST | PTI |FULL ARTICLE
As on August 4, 2015, 3.64 lakh toilets have been constructed," Human Resource Development minister Smriti Irani said in a written reply in Rajya Sabha. The target is to construct 4.19 lakh toilets.
the government said that 87 per cent of schools have been provided with toilets pledged under the Swachh Vidyalaya initiative in the last one year.