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Jul 13, 2017 12:30 PM IST | Source: Moneycontrol.com

Now make your destination a toilet! Find toilets near you on Google Maps

A report in the Indian Express says that the New Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) has geo-tagged more than 5,000 toilets within New Delhi and the National Capital Region on Google Maps.

Apart from the many directions Google Maps offers, public toilets are now one of them.

A report in the Indian Express says that the New Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) has geo-tagged more than 5,000 toilets within New Delhi and the National Capital Region on Google Maps.

This was commissioned last year at the Google Toilet Locator Awareness Campaign pilot project.

Earlier, toilets in New Delhi could be found using the NDMC Mobile App - NDMC311. NDMC311 is a wider information and governance app, offering its users options to pay their electricity bills, file property tax, reporting neighbourhood issues, a provides a round-the-clock helpline in case of emergencies and even car parking information.

The NDMC is advancing towards constructing 109 "smart toilets", which will have sanitary napkin dispensers, ATMs, solar panels on the rooftop, digital health clinics and tablets where users will put in their feedback, NDMC chairperson Naresh Kumar said.
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