Infosys Foundation in association with Akanksha, the CSR arm of Infosys Bhubaneswar, today announced the successful completion of construction of 346 toilets in 106 schools of Odisha, as part of its endeavor to support the Prime Minister's 'Swachh Bharat Swachh Vidyalaya Abhiyan' mission in two phases. The second handover ceremony was attended by Sri Pranab Prakash Das, Honorable Minister of Energy, Electronics and IT,Government of Odisha, Sri Priyadarshi Mishra, Honorable MLA Bhubaneswar North,Government of Odisha, Sri Pradeep Kumar Jena, IAS, Principal Secretary, Water Resource and IT, Government of Odisha,and Prabhat Kumar Das, Centre Head, Infosys Bhubaneswar.
Infosys is committed to strive for the betterment of communities in which it operates. Under the auspices of its charitable arm, Infosys Foundation, it supports the underprivileged sections of society with programs focused towards the areas of education, rural development, healthcare, arts and culture, and destitute care. Its mission has been to work in remote regions of several states in India. In the past, the Infosys Foundation has associated with the state of Odisha to work in various areas such as cyclone and disaster relief, education, healthcare, etc.