A conversation on toilets in urban spaces

Thumb Print Conversation on “Toilets, loos and washrooms in urban spaces”.


Imagine you are on the streets of Guwahati. And want to pee. Where do you go?


You are a person a wheelchair. You are in the market in Guwahati. You want to go to the loo. What do you do?



Join us for an interesting Thumb Print Conversation on Jan 9 from 3-5 pm during Metropolis, the urban festival at Sradhanjali Kanan, Guwahati. The conversation will held in association with The Sanitation Scribes and Metropolis. The conversation will be moderated by Commissioner, Gauhati Municipal Corporation Viswanathan Subbayyan. Leading denizens of the city will take part in the conversation.

  • Nripendra Kumar Sarma

    In connection with forthcoming discussion at Shradhanjali Kanan on 9th Jan’15, may I request YOU all to kindly follow the link :- http://www.iamin.in/en/bangalore-south/news/city-gets-hi-tech-toilets-39708 —- What an irony??? Bangalore
    City is going to instal 75 units @ average Rs. 5.00 Lakh. GMC
    Authority has laid the foundation stone in the month of Aug’14 for a Public Toilet at Fancy
    Bazar with a Project Cost of Rs. 40.00 Lakh. Near future, GMC is going
    to install another two Nos of Public Toilet at Paltan Bazar &
    Fatashil. What a comparison? Thanks.

  • Nripendra Kumar Sarma

    The functioning of e-Toilet may perhaps be seen in the following link :- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pl2rofTtHDM&feature=share — Kindly comment on it’s user friendliness. Thanks & Regards.