Corp Affairs Min to look at tax benefits for CSR activities
Lack of hygiene and sanitation is a contributing factor for high dropouts among school-going girls.
"If we can say that we have made open defecation history, at least for girls studying in government schools, I think that can be a big achievement for us," the Minister said.
Regarding the new Companies Bill, Pilot expressed hoped that it would be passed in the current Parliament session. "I have written to the Parliamentary Affairs Minister on it," he added.
In October, the government had approved amendments to Companies Bill 2011, including changes related to spending on CSR activities.
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