Swacchh Bharat Abhiyan

Ministry/Department:  Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation (for Gramin) and Ministry of Urban Development (for Urban)
Objective: To ensure hygiene, waste management and sanitation across the nation
  • Swachh Bharat Mission has two sub-Missions:
    • Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin) and
    • Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban)
  • Enhance the Unit cost of the Individual Household Latrine. It aims to provide every rural family with a toilet by 2019.
  • Provision to be included in the Indira Awas Yojana Programme for provision of functional toilets.
  • Provision for Information, Education and Communication (IEC)
  • Fund sharing between the Central Government and the State Government and Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) is 75%:25% (90% : 10% for North Eastern and special category states).
Factual Information:
  • Started in 2014
  • Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin) is restructured Nirmal Bharat Abhiyan

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