8 a.m. - a watchman cum token issuer is appointed by the SHE -
Team. He is paid Rs. 1200/- p.m. An average of 300 - 600 persons
uses a community toilet every 24 hours. The money collected is
deposited in a nationalised bank in the SHE - Team account every
week. At the end of every month, the SHE- Team and particular
Women Self-Help Group convene a meeting and detail to members
the income and expenditure for a particular community toilet.
The balance - after meeting various expenses including salaries
and purchase of cleaning material like bleaching powder, soaps
and phenol etc. Is kept in the bank account. The amount saved
every month is pooled as a common fund for the particular slum
towards health and sanitation related promotional activities including
extension of street taps, construction of domestic drains, garbage
bins and provision of street lights. Currently, there are 126
community toilets are maintained by different CBOs and NGOs under
pay and use system with the support of Tiruchirappalli City Corporation.