Nirmal Bharat Abhiyan

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Sanitation and state capacity

Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced his Swachh Bharat campaign to much media fanfare.

Scheme for toilets in rural areas makes little headway

Nirmal Bharat Abhiyan is a community-led sanitation programme initiated by Government of India in 1999.


Toilet construction hindered by NREGA condition, says minister

There is a condition in MNREG scheme, which funds the NBA.

Jairam lauds Bihar sanitation model

In the latest attempt,Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh lauded Bihar for commitment to improve sanitation.

‘State govt backward in utilising funds for toilets’

To justify his comments,he based his argument on the 2011 census figures,according to which 42.70 per cent of households in Gujarat did not have toilets.

Pune district underlines fresh guidelines for toilet blocks

With new rules underlined under the Nirmal Bharat Abhiyan,the district that had carried out several drives to ensure toilet blocks for each family will now have to fulfill fresh guidelines under the programme.


Centre’s sanitation scheme fails to take off

Nirmal Bharat Abhiyan This despite extra money being pooled from MGNREGA to set up latrines.

Housing for poor,insurance cover in Haryana's 2013-14 Budget

Unveiling Budget 2013-14,Haryana government today announced it will build 3.5 lakh houses in two years.