Till June 24, it had constructed only 61 toilets and is in the process of constructing 40 others.
Speaking on this, a senior civic official said, “We are permitting the construction of these toilets and then paying the residents between Rs 7,000 and Rs 12,000 per construction.
After severe scrutiny, it has rejected over 170 applications and has approved 1,951 of them.
The other applications are still undergoing scrutiny.
The said scheme has replaced the old scheme namely Sukanya, started in 2015.