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What we need to look at now is an extension of the Swachh Bharat vision where we go beyond building basic facilities and look holistically at the sanitation value chain - from containment to treatment and safe disposal/reuse. While toilets are an essential part of overcoming the sanitation challenge, they are the means not the end.
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Following the launch of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan last year, sanitation has come into the limelight and is being prioritized by a range of stakeholders. As part of the Mission, the Prime Minister announced a target of 120 million toilets to be constructed in rural India by 2019. However, in order to achieve and sustain the open defecation free status, it is crucial that the following steps are taken to strengthen implementation of India's sanitation policies.
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