Kudimaramath & convergence, a key for water conservation in TN
The Government of Tamil Nadu on 20th July, 2019 launched ‘Kudimaramath: Tamil Nadu Water Resource Conservation and Augmentation Mission’ – a Mission to augment and conserve water resources. The Mission intends to restore 5,000 minor irrigation tanks and 25,000 traditional ponds and Ooranis, in keeping with the objectives of the Jal Shakti Abhiyan (JSA).
This video prepared by WSSD, Government of Maharashtra talks about best practices for water collection, handling and storage. This is particularly important during Covid-19.
- Hygiene and Handwashing
This video features a sample design of a Community Sanitary Complex, providing a 3D Architectural view. It consists of 4 bath cum toilet blocks in one CSC, built at a cost of Rs. 3 lakhs. It demonstrates the use of soakage pits for grey water from bathrooms and a septic tank with soakage pit for black water. It also has centralized ventilation as well as a 4-way ventilation; solar panel for electric points, provision of Divyang-friendly toilet seat, grab bar, ramp access, etc.
- Sustainability, Toilet Technology