50% Houses in J&K without Toilets

Srinagar, Nov. 20, 2013: As World Toilet Day was observed yesterday, the government efforts towards making people improve sanitation by constructing toilets have not borne much fruit. While nearly 50 per cent of the households in J&K continue to remain wi....

Bangalore City sees 202 cases of Manual Scavenging

Bangalore, Nov. 8, 2013: Social Welfare Minister H. Anjaneya on Thursday said 202 cases of manual scavenging were found in Bangalore city. Speaking to presspersons here, Mr. Anjaneya said a survey on manual scavenging was taken up by the department based....