Jul 28, 2016

Concepts For Non-Stinking Toilets In Trains

1. The crowdsourcing concepts for a non-stinking toilet in trains that require less water have generated public response. 

It generated 677 entries as received at RDSO. RDSO has shortlisted the responses, presentations from 10 participants were made at RDSO on 31.05.2016 and the first prize was declared in favour of a group of Engineers from Coimbatore. Railways has not yet implemented the concept. The first prize winning concept envisages use of 0.75 litres of water per flush

This Press Release is based on information given by the Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Communications and Minister of State for Railways in a written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha