As of now, the washroom is just obtainable on the bottom flooring, however building is underway for washrooms on the primary and second flooring as properly, at the century-old constructing
Persons with disabilities will quickly get washroom amenities on the primary and second flooring of the 129-year-old heritage constructing of the Madras High Court, as the development of two extra storeys of a stand-alone rest room block is beneath means.
As of now, the washroom facility is obtainable solely on the bottom flooring. People on the highest flooring had to both come down or journey a protracted distance to the bathrooms within the annexe constructing. It brought about nice inconvenience to folks with disabilities.
According to a senior courtroom official, the washroom facility was obtainable on the primary flooring additionally about 20 years in the past. However, that rest room block was in a dilapidated state and therefore whereas reconstructing it, the block was restricted to the bottom flooring.
Subsequently, when complaints surfaced relating to the absence of disabled-friendly bathrooms, the washroom block was modified accordingly, and amenities similar to hand railings and sliding doorways had been offered on the bottom flooring.
Now, it has been determined to add extra two extra storeys to the washroom block in order that it might probably be accessed from the primary and second flooring too, of the heritage constructing. The funds had been allotted and building is sort of full, the official stated.
Legal Correspondent , 2021-11-06 16:02:01