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Exclusive free-to-use ladies toilet launched in Hyderabad

Press Trust of India  |  Hyderabad 

Free-to-use exclusively for women have been set up along with three shops at Chandanagar here Friday, a said.

of Chandanagar circle west zone (GHMC) in partnership and funding from under their corporate social responsibility project, launched the "she mart and loo."

According to Harichandana Dasari, GHMC Zonal Commissioner, though there are paid in the city which can be used by women, the civic body observed that the facilities are not being extensively used as they are manned by men.

There are coin-based for women.

"Women most often hesitate to use a public toilet as mostly there will be men sitting there to collect user fees. Also is a factor. This outlet will have four women running the mart making it safe for women to use," she told

The store will stock eco-friendly, recycled and upscale products manufactured by the SHG groups, a GHMC release said.

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First Published: Fri, February 08 2019. 18:30 IST