Langate, Mar 18: Asking people to make Swachh Bharat Mission a success story in north Kashmir, Block Development Officer Mawer Langate Parvez Ahmad on Sunday said that the locals must come forward to ensure end of open defecation.
Talking to a news agency, BDO Mawer said that the funds available for Swachh Bharat Mission will get lapsed by the end of this month and therefore people are asked to identify places wherein public lavatories are required to be constructed. He said that the department is striving to ensure end of open defecation in the area and the common people too have played a vital role in this regard.
He said that as of now when the funds for the Swachh Bharat Mission are available, they should be utilized to the fullest before getting lapsed on March 31 2018. He said that by April 01 2018, Public lavatories made by temporary structures shall be demolished and no one shall be allowed to continue with the practice. (KNS)