Swachh Rail aims to eliminate direct discharge toilets by 2020-21

29-Mar-2015 #Clean India Source: Niti Central

The government is planning to replace direct discharge toilets in trains with bio-toilets which have been designed by Railways along with Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO). The target for the 2015-16 fiscal is to fit 17,000 bio-toilets in long-distance trains as part of its ‘Swachh Rail – Swachh Bharat’ programme.

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