The focal government in its official statement asserted that Jammu and Kashmir have demonstrated an incredible change in its country sanitation scope since the dispatch of the SBM(G). From 22% in October 2014, the country sanitation scope in the State today remains at more than 98% and the State is near announcing itself Open Defecation Free.
” The advancement has been significantly more striking as of late. Broadly, the sanitation scope has expanded from 39% out of 2014 to more than 90% today, with more than 4.2 lakh towns, 429 locale, and 19 States/UTs officially announced ODF”, the administration public statement read.
The legislature thought of the public statement after Secretary of Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation Mr. Parameswaran Iyer surveyed the advancement of Jammu and Kashmir on Swachh Bharat Mission Grameen (SBM-G) at Srinagar on August 21. He additionally visited Kupwara and considered the sanitation advance in towns by collaborating with the nearby occupants.
The Prime Minister of India propelled the Swachh Bharat Mission on second October 2014 to accomplish general sanitation scope. The plan has been classified into two missions: Swach Bharat Mission(Urban) and Swach Bharat Mission(Rural).