Cuttack lies in the east coast plains of India; it is the capital and one of the oldest cities of Odisha. Population of the city reaches 606,007 persons, who are mainly dependent on malfunctioning septic tanks and pits. Only 32% of faecal sludge and wastewater is safely managed.

Date of production: 28/07/2015
Last update: 25/08/2015

SFD; Cuttack; urban; governance; executive summary; India

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