Friday, 12 April 2024

 

 

LATEST NEWS Growing BJP Family- Happy To See That Hundreds Of People From Across Patiala District Are Daily Joining Us: Preneet Kaur Chief Secretary T.V.S.N. Prasad calls for urgent action to ensure school children's safety Amar Singh Chamkila Review: A Cinematic Masterpiece Unfolding The Legacy Of Punjab's Musical Icon CGC Landran celebrates Baisakhi with fervour ‘Silk Route Ultra Trail 2024’ launched from Narkanda Vigilance Bureau Arrests BDPO For Taking Rs 30,000 Bribe For ensuring Rodent-free civil hospital, DC Sakshi Sawhney orders health dept to frame SOPs of cleanliness and safe disposal of eatables Relevance of CIBIL Score while applying for Working Capital Loans BJP fears Arvind Kejriwal, they want a backdoor entry into Delhi through the President's rule: AAP Haryana Governor Bandaru Dattatreya met Sh Lal Krishna Advani in Delhi Social Media Performance Metrics: Office Of Punjab Ceo Ranks 2nd Nationally: Sibin C 3 day long annual ''Reconnaissance-2024'' begins at PEC today Ekta Kapoor Net Worth 2024: Know The Wealth of India's Television Producer 31 Best Ruks Khandagale Web Series To Watch In April 2024 | 5 Dariya News Sony India announces new update for Headphones Connect App Kia India Launches My Convenience Plus Package to New Sonet, Offers Ownership Costs as Low as INR 75p/km Achievements & Disappointments of 2 years as MP- Sanjeev Arora 19 Best Pihu Singh Web Series (Updated 2024) | 5 Dariya News Architecture Department won overall championship of Jashan-2024 PM Modi’s visionary leadership transformed J&K: Devender Singh Rana Awareness Drive to mobilise voters gets momentum in SAS Nagar

 

GoI approves SBM-G Annual Implementation Plan for J&K

Anoo Malhotra, Kashmir, Jammu And Kashmir, Jammu & Kashmir, Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary, New Delhi
Listen to this article

Web Admin

Web Admin

5 Dariya News

New Delhi , 28 Jan 2024

The Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation (DoDWS), Union Ministry of Jal Shakti, approved the Annual Implementation Plan 2024-25 for Jammu and Kashmir under the Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM), in a meeting convened with the Department of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj J&K. 

The Annual Implementation Plan was approved in the approval committee meeting chaired by Secretary DoDWS, Vini Mahajan was attend by Jt Secretary Jitendra Srivastava and other senior officers of the Union government. Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary, Secretary, Rural Development Department & Panchayati Raj J&K made a detailed presentation before the committee, along with Director General Rural Sanitation J&K Anoo Malhotra. 

The annual plan outlay projected at Rs 365.42 Cr envisages creation of assets in rural areas for waste management, supporting the communities to operate and maintain the assets, coverage of tourist destinations, religious places and educational institutions. Major thrust of the plan will be establishment of operational Plastic Waste Management Units providing electricity supply, connectivity, waste collection support and detailed policy for use of shredded plastic in infrastructure projects, particularly road sector. 

The department projected construction of 2000 community sanitary complexes covering the priority destinations and uncovered panchayats.  Assets for solid waste management, gray water management, construction of biogas plants, sludge treatment plants, waste management facilities and community awareness are among the major initiatives approved under the SBM annual implementation plan.  

Efforts on sustainability of sanitation systems will be made under the AIP. Dr Shahid Iqbal briefed about the need for coverage of population on remote areas, women centric initiatives, coverage of rural healthcare and educational institutions under the plan.  

He also raised the need providing sanitation facilities to the migratory tribal population in highland pastures, vulnerable populations and focusing on suburban areas for waste management facilities. Mission Director SBM proposed construction of 21,000 IHHL units apart from coverage of all PMAY housing unit beneficiaries.  Collection, storage & segregation centres, Vehicles for collection and transportation of waste, individual and community compost pits, segregation bins and safety material for sanitation workers are also included in the approved plan.  

Focus will also be placed on capacity building of village level committees and field staff. Meanwhile, the department has asked Assistant Commissioners Development in all districts for inclusion of convergence with SBM under MGNREGA to create assets for solid waste management, plastic waste processing and disposal, and grey water management. Measures also planned for coverage of households in coordination with the Jal Jeevan Mission.

The Rural Sanitation department will also lay focus on developing material under IEC for community based initiatives aimed at sanitation, sustainability and waste management. Sanitation during Shri Amarnathji Yatra is also proposed under the SBM plan for current year. Community awareness and voluntary services are being promoted under SBM for sustainability.

 

Tags: Anoo Malhotra , Kashmir , Jammu And Kashmir , Jammu & Kashmir , Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary , New Delhi

 

 

related news

 

 

 

Photo Gallery

 

 

Video Gallery

 

 

5 Dariya News RNI Code: PUNMUL/2011/49000
© 2011-2024 | 5 Dariya News | All Rights Reserved
Powered by: CDS PVT LTD