Google’s new Toilet Locator app lets you reach the exact location using transports, by foot or vehicle.
Ministry of Urban Development in the effort to keep
For now, the app supports two locations, Delhi NCR and Madhya Pradesh and will be made available in other cities in the coming year. The app is designed in a manner that allows users to avail information about as many as thousands of public toilet around the area. Mr. Naidu also revealed that 504 cities and towns have till now achieved ‘free of open defecation’ status and around 739 more cities have made a commitment to achieve the status by March 2017.
“Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, and Sikkim are the three states which have announced that all of its cities and towns are Open Defection Free (ODF), while Kerala is expected to become Open Defection Free by March 2018”, Naidu informed.
The app is available in two languages – Hindi and English and is also accessible through Desktop apart from the mobile app.