Ishwarganj village becomes first open defecation free village of Kanpur

Updated: 14 September, 2017 21:27 IST

The Bithoor area of Ishwariganj village has now become the first open defecation free (ODF) village in Kanpur. Preparations are in full swing as President Ramnath Kovind is scheduled to visit the village on September 15. A total of 379 toilets have been constructed in the village with the help of either the government or through voluntary organisations. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will also accompany the President on his visit to the village.

First Published: 14 September, 2017 21:06 IST