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When a Man in India Becomes a Toilet Cleaner to Uphold His Daughter's Dignity

Amanda Y. Fung

Sanitation services are lacking in India, where it is said that 60% of the population-dense country defecates in the open. Inspired by his young daughter, Swapnil (now affectionately known as "Poop Guy") becomes a toilet cleaner, determined to improve sanitation services for India's urban poor as a means of upholding women's dignity.

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  • Emart017

    Greatest respect for this loving father. Especially in a country where women are treated with disrespect!

  • Arifah Rahaman-Aronson

    This made my heart overflow with love and admiration. Respect to him and how he's bringing dignity to his daughter...this is huge considering where he lives!!