Lady fetching water

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Umla Becomes 12th Village With Water Supply In Every Household: Leh, Ladakh

Umla, a village of Leh district in Ladakh, became the 12th village to have water supply in every household. Water supply in Umla is said to be life changing for people, who need not struggle to get water, especially during winter at sub-zero temperatures. The development was made under "Jal Jeevan Mission" of the Central Government, which assures to provide free water supply throughout rural India by 2024.

Wed, 01 Dec 2021 - 09:00 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Leh, Jal Jeevan Mission, Rural India, Umla Village, Water Supply

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TAP Water

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38% Rural Households Benefitted Under Centre's 'Jal Jeevan Mission'

As per the Jal Shakti Ministry, around 38% of rural population have availed benefits under the Centre’s flagship 'Jal Jeevan Mission'. Launched in 2019, the scheme has covered 58 districts and 87,009 villages while ensuring tap water connections to four crore households. Moreover, the Centre has aimed to provide tapped water supply to every rural households by 2024. It also aims to provide 2.68 crore tap connections in urban bodies.

Sun, 04 Apr 2021 - 04:50 PM / by Ronit John

Tags: Jal Jeevan Mission, India, Jal Ministry, water crisis, water

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Water Supply

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Jal Shakti Ministry Grants Performance Incentive To 7 States

The Union Ministry of Jal Shakti on March 27 approved Rs 465-crore performance incentives to seven states for successfully implementing the Jal Jeevan Mission. The states to avail the incentives are Arunachal Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Gujarat, Sikkim, Meghalaya, Mizoram and Manipur. While Gujarat performed the best in implementation, five north-eastern states have entered the list for the first time. Announced on August 15, 2019, the scheme… read-more

Sun, 28 Mar 2021 - 11:46 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Grants, Incentive, Jal shakti ministry, Jal Jeevan Mission