Toilets Indivual Homes-Mewat





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Project Description

Region: South-East Asia

Country: India

Location: Mewat, Haryana D3011

Total Budget: $470,000

Area of Focus: Water, sanitation and hygiene

Latrines in individual homes of the poorest in thevillages of Mewat in Haryana.. These are ventilated pit latrines, pour flush. There is no Municipal sewage system in the village. All Latrines are Septic system. Water is available through dug wells in the village. Soaps and other consumables are available locally in the village at a very cheap and at an affordable cost. Already constructed 1000 such Larrines.

1) Open defecation is prevalent in 80% of the homes and by 100% of the homes belonging to schdelule cast who are the poorest.

2) The safety of the girl child and women folk is of utmost imopotance.

3) Covid-19: One of the main caused being cited for the spread of the Novel Coronavirus Covid-19 is open defecation amongs the Women who go in groups for safety reasons. Menfolks also go ingroups to avoid wild animals.

4) 30% of the Covid-19 cases being reported in the State of Haryana are from Mewat region of this only 1 case came from Bardoi village.

5) By providing Latrines we will help in stopping the spread of the dreaed Covid-19 virus in the village and surrounding areas.

Primary Host Partner

District: 3011

Rotary Club of: Delhi South Metropolitan

Primary Contact: Manjit Sawhney

Email: manjitsawhney04@gmail.com

Primary International Partner

District: 6820

Rotary Club of: Lexington

Primary Contact: William Thurmond

Email: edthurmond42@gmail.com

Project Status

Your project is "Fully Pledged". This means the amount of the pledges is equal to the total budget of the project. Now the project needs to be finalized and go through the approval process with The Rotary Foundation. This process gets started on the administration page.

Project listed for the 2020-21 Rotary Year.

The TRF Grant application number is #2118109.

Proposed Financing

Existing Contributions Towards This Project





District 3011 DDF





District 6820 DDF





Amount Requested from The Rotary Foundation




Additional Contribution (not matched by The Rotary Foundation)




Note: as of July 1, 2015 there is a 5% additional support fee for cash contributions. This fee does not appear in the financials above because it does not apply if the funds are sent directly to the project account (without going through TRF, and therefore without Paul Harris credit). Clubs sending their cash contribution to TRF must be aware they will have to send an additional 5%.

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by Manjit Sawhney

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