pit latrine


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pit latrine

A type of outdoor latrine, used where it is impractical to provide a standard, flushing-type toilet. The structure, which is excavated in the soil, may be manufactured and installed so that odors and flies are minimized.
See also: latrine
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Those who disposed of meconium in pit latrines either were cautious of their household hygiene and sanitation status or had this as their only option.
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Her daughter confessed the baby is hers, saying she decided to dump it in the pit latrine because she was afraid of her.
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The tiny flies breed the agents in a pit latrine, animal dung or human faeces.
Police in Ol Kalou are searching for the mother of a one-week-old baby girl who was retrieved from a pit latrine on Sunday evening.
A newborn baby was early Friday morning rescued from a pit latrine at Kware village in Kaptembwa, Nakuru Town West.The infant is suspected to have been thrown into the latrine by someone who is a not a resident of the area, as locals said they did not know of any mother who has recently given birth.
class="font-size--16Three people were feared dead on Wednesday following the collapse of a pit latrine they were digging at Kiandu High School in Nyeri County.
Also the UN refugee agency will dig boreholes or save water points they also will be provided with tools to dig pit latrine for the purpose of hygiene and sanitation.