Agra: Bogs at SNMC current a grimy image

The Swachh Bharat Mission has had a restricted affect in Agra. Whereas bogs in authorities institutions just like the collectorate, district hospital and a few others had been discovered passable, there have been no washrooms in any respect in a lot of the authorities colleges.

In a few of the primary training colleges in Agra, there are not any bogs in any respect. A instructor of an all-girls college complained that as a result of unavailability of bogs, woman college students even keep away from ingesting water throughout college time.

Dirty and overflowing urinals at surgery building of SN Medical College. (HT Photo)
Soiled and overflowing urinals at surgical procedure constructing of SN Medical School. (HT Photograph)

A lot of the bogs in SN Medical School (SNMC) had been discovered unclean and had overflowing urinals. Within the new surgical procedure constructing of the medical faculty additionally, damaged doorways, paan/gutkha stained partitions, leaking faucets, slippery flooring with damaged tiles had been the highlights of most bogs.

Sufferers complained that they had been compelled to make use of soiled bogs, as that they had no different choice.

Nonetheless, bogs within the district hospital and district ladies’s hospital had been nicely maintained. Sufferers additionally echoed comparable views.

On the Collectorate, which homes the workplace of district Justice of the Peace, SSP (Agra) and govt officers, the situation of bogs was discovered to be passable, however a couple of had been discovered locked. Their situation was higher compared to the previous. Right here too, the newly constructed bogs had been discovered locked.

The bogs within the workplace of chief growth officer (CDO) and head submit workplace at Sanjay Place had been in good situation.

Not like earlier years, the bogs within the Agra Nagar Nigam (ANN had been additionally discovered clear.

Neat and clean sinks at district hospital. (HT Photo)
Neat and clear sinks at district hospital. (HT Photograph)

At Major Faculty in Johns Mill, Major Faculty Maithan, Major Faculty Nagla Dhani, Major Faculty Wazirpura for ladies and Junior Excessive Faculty Idgah for ladies had no bogs.

“Woman college students keep away from ingesting water throughout college hours and are compelled to make use of bogs of neighbours or go to their properties,” stated Mohammad Faisal, a instructor at Major Faculty Wazirpura.

A primary school at Wazirpura in Agra without toilets.
A main college at Wazirpura in Agra with out bogs.

“I’ve apprised the district training officer of this. The officers have additionally been knowledgeable that woman college students face issues and they don’t drink water, however up to now nothing has been achieved,” added Faisal.

Then again, bogs at Dr Bhim Rao Ambedkar College had been present in passable situation. In different establishments comparable to St John’s School, Agra School and RBS Diploma School, college students stated bogs had been maintained often.

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