PM Modi’s ‘Clean India’ dream: Here’s what corporates have been doing
PM Narendra Modi’s ‘Swachh Bharat’ dream, and his appeal to corporates to invest in building toilets as a part of their CSR has met with a positive response from India Inc, with many companies promising to spend big money to ‘clean up’ India. HUL’s Domex, a toilet cleaner brand of HUL, has reached out to 15000 people by building 3000 toilets. Hindustan Zinc has signed an MoU with the state government of Rajasthan to build 30,000 rural toilets for BPL families under ‘Nirmal Bharat Abhiyan’ scheme. Dabur and its CSR arm the Sundesh is working towards providing proper sanitation and toilet facilities for rural women. Through Sundesh, Dabur has identified 5 villages in Ghaziabad and Rudrapur to set up 50 toilets.