This year 135 toilets are being constructed in two villages. Every year new villages will be included to make Block-2 villages an example of safe sanitation
By GR Junejo
Islamkot: Thar Foundation has started construction of toilets in villages of Thar Coal Block-2 under Village Improvement Program. This is in line with United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goal that envisages water and sanitation for all by 2030.
In order to promote safe sanitation practices, UN has marked 19th November as World Toilet Day.
A large section of population in Tharparkar used to deficate at open places which is unhygienic and particularly a serious issue for women folk.