Poket News

World Toilet Day being observed today


  • This day is being observed to create awareness about sanitation and encourage people to use toilets.
  • Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation of the Ministry of Jal Shakti will celebrate 'World Toilet Day' under 'Swachh Bharat Mission-Gramin for promoting awareness on access to safe sanitation. 
  • On this occasion, Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat will facilitate top districts and States with ‘Swachhata Puraskar’.