Swachh Bharat Ab­hiyan

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Ob­jec­tives

Elim­i­nate open defecation Con­vert in­san­i­tary toi­lets to toi­lets flushed by pour­ing wa­ter Erad­i­cate man­ual scav­eng­ing Achieve 100% col­lec­tion and sci­en­tific pro­cess­ing/dis­posal, re­use/re­cy­cle of mu­nic­i­pal solid waste Bring about be­hav­ioral change in peo­ple and in­cul­cate healthy san­i­ta­tion prac­tices Gen­er­ate aware­ness among cit­i­zens about san­i­ta­tion and its link­age with pub­lic health Strengthen ur­ban lo­cal bod­ies to de­sign, ex­e­cute and op­er­ate san­i­ta­tion sys­tems Cre­ate en­abling en­vi­ron­ment for pri­vate sec­tor par­tic­i­pa­tion in cap­i­tal ex­pen­di­ture and op­er­a­tion and main­te­nance costs

Com­po­nents

Con­struc­tion of house­hold toi­lets, com­mu­nity and pub­lic toi­lets Solid waste man­age­ment In­for­ma­tion, ed­u­ca­tion and com­mu­ni­ca­tion and pub­lic aware­ness Ca­pac­ity build­ing, and ad­min­is­tra­tive and of­fice ex­penses

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