10,000 Toilets Built In 10-days In Chhattisgarh
In one-of-its-kind achievement, 10,000 toilets were built in ten days in Abahanpur development block of Chhattisgarh's Raipur district under the Swachh Bharat Mission.
Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting Smriti Irani on Sunday took part in 'Swachhta hi Sewa' programmes in Kendri (Abhanpur development block) and Mandir Hasaud (Arang development block) villages of the district.
"Perhaps during my entire political life, I am seeing it for the first time that 10,000 toilets were constructed in only 10 days in a block,"the minister said while addressing the people in Kendri, located around 25 kms from here.
She also congratulated local public representatives, officials and people for the achievement. The work to construct toilets in 10,000 households in villages of Abhanpur block was started on September 7.