June 01, 2020
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Curtains, Butt Show

Curtains, Butt Show
  • Rs 800 crore allotted this year to end "open defecation" in villages
  • Some 500 million rural Indians do not have access to toilets
  • 4-5 lakh rural children die of diarrhoea, 30 mn rural Indians suffer from sanitation-related diseases
  • Communities that end "open defecation" get national awards, cash
  • In some states, 70% rural families have TVs, less than 40% have toilets
  • Wealthy states like Punjab, Haryana have the worst rural sanitation record
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