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May 30 (09:28)   Indian Railway Stations Will Soon Have Kiosks Selling Low Cost Sanitary Napkins, Condoms

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The Indian Railways has come up with a new policy where low cost sanitary pads and condoms will be facilitated both outside and inside of railway stations. 
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The policy stated that due to lack of proper sanitation facilities in and around the station premises, those living in the vicinity, especially nearby slums and villages, were often found defecating in
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the open and urinating in station premises, reports TOI. 
"In order to address these issues, the railways is utilising the station premises to set up facilities having separate toilets for men and women which will be utilised to build awareness for best practices of menstrual hygiene and usage of contraceptives as proposed.
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"Each facility will have a small kiosk to sell low-cost sanitary pads for women along with the provision of an incinerator, and condoms for men," the police said.
According to the policy, each station would have two such facilities. One outside the station in the circulating area and another inside the station so that they can be used by people visiting the stations and also those living around them. 
Funds for setting up these facilities at all 8,500 stations across India would be met through CSR from different corporations and their maintenance would be ensured through advertisements/CSR.

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