Dewas city is located on the Malwa plateau of the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. It is headquarters of the Dewas district. The population of city as per the 2011 Census is 289,438. The density of city is 2,889 persons per Total slum population is 92,770 which is 32% of the total population. The floating population is around 25,000. Ninety-three percent (93%) of the excreta flow was classified as unsafe management along the sanitation service chain (containment, emptying, transport and/or treatment).

Date of production: 30/01/2016
Last update: 03/02/2016

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Rohilla, S. et al.

Published in: 2016

Pages: 52

Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), New Delhi

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