Hanifa Zara a 7 year old girl who lodged a police complaint against her father for not providing her with a toilet will be given a new house. Collector S. A. Raman who met her, appreciated her boldness and has promised to build a house for the family under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) Housing for All Scheme.
The new house will be built at a cost of Rs 2.10 lakhs. The family is currently living in a small house with asbestos roofing. Hanifa has been made the Swachh Ambassador for the municipality and she will participate in programmes that create awareness regarding the ill effects of plastic, garbage and open defecation.