Modi’s Nal Se Jal brings faucet water to 4 crore households since launch, 3 states obtain 100% goal
One of many largest states within the nation, Uttar Pradesh has 2.63 crore households, of which solely 10% have faucet water connections. (Representational picture)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s flagship ‘Har Ghar Nal Se Jal’ scheme has thus far supplied faucet water connections to almost 4 crore households — over 20% of its goal — since its launch in 2019. The scheme goals to supply a useful family faucet connection (FHTC) to each rural family by 2024. Thus far, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Goa, and Telangana have already achieved this feat efficiently, based on the info supplied by the Ministry of Jal Sakti. With the scheme, PM Modi appears to be like to supply residents of the nation with water provide connectivity.
There are 19.19 crore households within the nation, 37% of which, or 7.17 crore, have faucet water connections as of at present. The variety of households with a useful faucet water connection was at a mere 3.23 crore in August 2019 — earlier than the scheme was launched by the Prime Minister. With Telangana, Goa, and Andaman and Nicobar Islands connecting all households with faucet water connections, India now has a complete of 55 districts, 43,404 panchayats, and 84,565 villages with faucet water connections at each home. Nevertheless, the scheme continues to be wanting its goal.
One of many largest states within the nation, Uttar Pradesh has 2.63 crore households, of which solely 10% have faucet water connections. Ballot-bound West Bengal is the worst-performing giant state with solely 8.75% of its 1.63 crore households having faucet water connection. In the meantime, Bihar and Maharashtra fare much better with 68.69% and 63.36% of their 1.96 crore and 1.42 crore households having faucet water provide. Bihar and Maharashtra have the very best proportion of households with faucet water provide throughout the nation.
Trying on the progress made after the launch of the scheme, Telangana has the most effective report with water provide reaching 38.37 lakh homes or 70.99% of its goal, adopted by Bihar with 1.32 crore homes or 67% of its goal.
The place India’s states, Union Territories stand on faucet water connections