Every four in 10 houses in Indian cities and towns use latrines connected to septic tanks.
Most municipalities do not have a proper plan to dispose of the faecal sludge collected in these tanks.
Author(s) Rohilla, S., Watwani, J., et al.
Published in: 2016
Publisher Down to Earth Magazine
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