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Vacuum toilets: A great initiative by Indian Railways

New Delhi: After mounting bio-toilets in almost all the train coaches, the Indian Railways is now looking forward to take a great initiative by replacing the bio-toilets with “upgraded” vacuum bio-toilets, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said. Sources reveal that the vacuum toilets will be odour-free and will cut down water usage by 1/20th. Additionally, these […]

Sanitary napkins and condoms to soon be available at toilets of railway stations

As per new guidelines of Indian Railways, now, sanitary napkins and condoms will be available at railway station’s toilets. The facility will be offered not just to the passengers, but, also for people living in its vicinity. According to the Railway officials, the policy stated that due to lack of proper hygiene and sanitation around […]