Placed at: Rajnandgaon, Chhattisgarh
Education: B.E. Electronics and Telecommunication, Bhilai Institute of Technology, Durg
Prior work experience:
- Worked wi
One key work during fellowship
- The problem of open defecation has been of great degree in the district. So a village was selected where Open Defecation Free activities can be initiated up.
What was done:
- Regular visits to the village to mobilize people regarding the importance of using toilets and its ill-effects regarding health and security. Facilitating the availability of raw materials there and overseeing the toilet construction. Providing them with technical help of sub engineers on how and where to build it in their house. Mobilized the SHG women their to take up action and spread awareness regarding the same. visits to household was done. Took the help of Preraks in the village.
- Now out of total 155 households , almost 135 toilets have been constructed and people have started using them. Efforts are still being made to get cover all households and convince them to use toilets.