Published on : Thursday, September 7, 2017
Hyderabad in Telangana, India is a medieval historic city noted for its many medieval historical monuments, temples, mosques and bazaars that were built during Mughal era and the post Mughal era.
Hyderabad fall under the administration of Telangana government and Telegana Tourism stressed on the development of the infrastructure of Hyderabad.
Hyderabad Development Authority shows the concerns against the open urination. It is not sufficient to offer adequate number of toilets at tourist places. Their maintenance is important. Unless, the toilets are neat and tidy, people do not show interest to use them.
Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation makes use of the adjacent open space for urination. Hyderabad has well maintained toilets at various places for men, women and disabled. Hyderabad has come up with an innovative perception.
The public and tourists can avail toilets at restaurants and petrol pumps.
Hyderabad is a global city and it is equipped with modern toilets like e- toilets, prefabricated Public Toilets, etc., within 50 to 100 meters of the tourist destinations in Hyderabad and within the premises at a few places.
Unitil now, Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation has 359 toilets and another 583 toilets are pooled in collaboration with private resources. Thus tourists touring in Hyderabad are provided with basic service of sanitation.
Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation has inducted 2000 Swachh Auto Tippers to collect waste from Door to Door in residential areas, commercial area, public and semi-public areas, religious places etc., tourist places are also covered with Swachh Autos on day to day basis.
Hyderabad is also proud of adequate drinking water facilities which are provided at the tourist places by the department of Tourism and Water Supply Board for public to use.
Altogether, there are 2,448 public hand post and 935 water hand post in religious area and major tourist destinations of Hyderabad.
The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation is taking special efforts to maintain sanitation and upkeep of roads leading to the tourist destinations.