June 23, 2015
Sanitation Campaign – Bengal leads among States
In a video conference held earlier today with all the States, Government of India announced that West Bengal was the best among all in the sanitation campaign.
In a Facebook post, West Bengal Chief Minister Ms Mamata Banerjee wrote: “We had constructed 8.47 lakh toilets last year, the highest in the country. This year, till now, we have done 3.22 lakh, which again is the highest.”
She also said, “Our expenditure in 100-days work in 2014-15 was Rs 4009.76 Cr, highest in the country. We created 16.7 Cr person days, 2nd highest in India.”
We are committed to do our best for Bengal. My best wishes to everyone, WB CM said.