FIVE VDC ODF DECLARATIONS ACHIEVED IN UDAYAPUR IN MARCH 2014

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Published Date: 
Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Five VDC ODF declarations were achieved in Udayapur district in the month of March 2014. The VDCs that celebrated the declaration were Panchawati, Rauta, Risku, Okhle and Lekhgaun, becoming the 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th and 17th ODF VDCs in the district respectively. The ODF campaign in these VDCs was facilitated by NEWAH in coordination with the Village WASH Coordination Committee (V-WASH-CC) and the funding support of AusAID.

There are 44 VDCs and one municipality in Udayapur district. Out of the 17 ODF VDCs in the District, 11 have been achieved through the facilitation of NEWAH.

VDC    ODF Declaration Date         HHs using Toilets   
Lekhgaun     29 March 2014    483
Okhale    28 March 2014    523
Risku    20 March 2014    1731
Rauta    6 March 2014    1461
Risku    4 March 2014    2001
Reported by NEWAH Eastern Regional Office, Biratnagar