Jal Jeevan Mission: Goa became the 1st state in the country

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Jal Jeevan Mission Launched in August 2019, Jal Jeevan Mission has provided tap water to 2 crores 55 lakh rural households across the country.

About Jal Jeevan Mission

Out of the total 18 crores, 93 lakh rural households across the country, 3 crores 23 lakh households were getting tap water supply. Goa has become the first state in the country to supply tap water to all rural households in the state. Minister of Water Power Gajendra Singh Shekhawat.

Aim of the campaign

The campaign aims to ensure that every household in rural areas gets 55 litres of tap water per person per day. Expected to spend a total of Rs 3.5 lakh crore, of which the central government’s share is more than Rs 2 lakh crore.


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