Jagrutha Dalas promote ODF-S in Chamarajanagara
Chamarajanagara, the birthplace of Chamaraja Wodeyar IX, the erstwhile King of Mysore was declared open defecation free (ODF) on 22nd March, 2018 after constructing 1,46,065 toilets. Today the small district with a population of about 12 lakhs has formed awareness groups or Jagrutha Dalas in each of its 130 Gram Panchayats to act as a watch dog and promote safe sanitation.
The district administration of Bhojpur is constructing community sanitary complexes (CSC) in all its 228 Gram Panchayats to ensure that families who do not have toilets in their homes or are using shared toilets will have access to sanitation.
A presentation by District Collector of Peddapalli in Telangana about the community toilets constructed in Peddapalli to ensure that no one is left behind in access to toilets.