Hilarious article today in The Times about the new intricacies of courtship in India – the message being given to men is: “No toilet, no bride.”
Except you delve a little deeper into the article and quickly realise this story is more tragedy than comedy.
Many countries are in the same position as India – where millions of people are forced to defecate in the open because they have no toilets. In fact three billion people – that’s half the world’s population! – don’t have proper sanitation facilities. Not only does this cause massive spread of disease, it causes humiliation and can be dangerous. More