Posted by: Clean India Journal – Editor May 10, 2016 in News Having received a number of complaints on non-functioning of installed bio-toilets like choking of pipes, improper ventilation in toilet, incursion of non-biodegradable materials, use of excessive acid, usage of more people than the prescribed limit, bio-toilets remained unutilized for more than six months […]
National Federation of Indian Railwaymen 3, CHELMSFORD ROAD, NEW DELHI – 110 055 No.II/34/Pt.12 Dated: 10.8.2015 The Member Mechanical, Railway Board, New Delhi Dear Sir, Sub: Disadvantages caused due to Bio-toilets introduced in the passenger coaches of Indian Railways reg. The concept of bio-toilets in passenger carrying coaches was given shape by the Railway Ministry […]
Staff Reporter – The Hindu HYDERABAD:, MAY 17, 2013 The bio-toilet costs about Rs.80,000 apiece and uses uses bacteria to decompose night soil. Authorities plan to install 200 of them in Padmavathi, Ajanta and other trains After conducting a successful trial run of using bio-toilets in 17 coaches of Hyderabad-Mumbai and Kacheguda-Bangalore Express trains, the […]
October 18, 2014, Economic Times Blog Ever since the Railway Committee started its work, whenever people run into me, even if it is at a social occasion, they buttonhole me and offer suggestions about what should be done to improve the Railways. This is understandable and desirable, since it is a manifestation of interest in […]
Sandip Dighe | TNN | Updated: Oct 23, 2017, PUNE: The chairman of defence research and development organisation (DRDO), S Christopher, sounded hopeful on Sunday about the Indian Army accepting the Arjun Mark-II tank after certain modifications recommended by the army were incorporated. Speaking on the sidelines of a function at the Defence Institute of […]
By Pradip R Sagar | Published: 08th October 2017 NEW DELHI: With a dream to work for his country after spending a successful stint overseas, Dr Gausal Ahmed Khan applied for the post of senior scientist in the country’s premier defence research institute—DRDO—in 2009. Eight years down the line, Khan’s dreams were shattered when he […]
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To, 9th August 2017 Dr. RB Sharma, CPIO, DRDO HQ, Min. of Defence DRDO Bhawan, Rajaji Marg New Delhi-110011 Hello, Kindly provide me with the following information requested under the purview of the Right to Information Act, 2005 in respect of DRDO Awards 2016 vide letter No DOP/02/25003/DRDO Awards-16/M/01 dated 9 May 2017 […]