When you gotta go, you gotta go. Sometimes Google Maps will help you discover a close by restroom, however the app has traditionally struggled to checklist buildings that solely function toilets. Google is addressing this drawback, at the very least in India it is working with India government officers to add greater than 45,000 toilets to Maps.

India’s Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs is partnering with Google as half of a brand new “Loo Review” marketing campaign. More than 45,000 toilets throughout 1,700 cities within the nation have already been added to Google Maps. Searching for toilets also needs to work by means of Google Assistant and Search. The rest room locator in Maps has reportedly grown in reputation considerably for the reason that venture started, and many critiques are tagged with #LooReview.

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In all seriousness, it is nice to see Google work with government officers to assist extra individuals discover restrooms, and person critiques on Maps ought to make it simpler to work out which areas to keep away from.