Navratna CPSE, Rural Electrification Corporation Limited launched a Project for setting up sanitation and water facilities in 40 nos. of Government Senior Secondary & High Schools in Varanasi and Bulandshahrdistricts in Uttar Pradesh and Bhabua district in Bihar under its CSR initiatives, in support of the GoI initiatives for a Swachch Bharat.
The exchange of Memorandum of Agreement in this regard took place in New Delhi on 5thSeptember 2014 between Shri Ajeet Agarwal, Director (Finance), REC, and Shri S.P.Singh, Chairman, Sulabh International, in the presence of Shri Rajeev Sharma, CMD, REC, Shri SujoyMajumdar, Director, Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation,GoI, and senior officials of REC and Sulabh International.
The project envisages setting up of separate toilets for boys and girls with drinking water facility and raw water facility for cleaning and housekeeping purposes in each of the 40 nos. of Government Senior Secondary & High schools in the two districts of Uttar Pradesh and one district of Bihar.