Making Iconic Places Swachh, Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation, Government of India (GoI)

Project Overview

Under the Swachh Bharat Mission, it has been decided to undertake a special clean-up initiative focused on 100 iconic heritages, spiritual and cultural places in the country. The Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation is the coordinating Ministry for this initiative, in association with the Ministry of Urban Development, Ministry of Culture, Ministry of Tourism and the concerned State governments and World Bank. The aim of this initiative is to make these 100 places model ‘Swachh Tourist Destinations’, that will enhance the experience for visitors from India and abroad. Consultancy’s objective is to study the current status of sanitation in iconic cities, suggest ways to harmonise the work being done under various GoI schemes and donor funded projects and develop and expedite the work on public health and sanitation in the selected cities, through a consultative process.

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