Rural Sanitation

Government of India and World Bank ink USD 500 million loan pact to improve piped water supply and sanitation

New Delhi, Feb 10, 2014: The government today signed a USD 500 million loan agreement with the World Bank to improve piped water supply and sanitation services through decentralised delivery systems in the states of Assam, Bihar, Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh. 

Launching of National Campaign on Sanitation and Hygiene

New Delhi, Jan 17, 2014: The Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation (MDWS), launched a "National Rural Drinking Water Awareness Week" across thr country between 25th Feb 2014 - 1st March 2014. Read More

All villages in Faridabad to have toilets by end of March 2014

Faridabad, Jan. 2, 2014: Under Nirmal Bharat Abhiyan (NBA) it has been decided to provide toilets to every village household by the end of March 2014. Read More

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