Rajasthan Aims for Clean Water Access Under Jal Jeevan Mission

Rajasthan Chief Minister Bhajanlal Sharma emphasized accelerating efforts to provide tap water to all households under the Jal Jeevan Mission. He highlighted past irregularities and called for regular monitoring, establishing nodal officers, and focusing on water source management. Sharma stressed the need for daily progress reports and addressed necessary infrastructure upgrades.


PTI | Jaipur | Updated: 09-06-2024 18:37 IST | Created: 09-06-2024 18:37 IST
Rajasthan Aims for Clean Water Access Under Jal Jeevan Mission
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Rajasthan Chief Minister Bhajanlal Sharma announced on Sunday that the government's top priority is to ensure all households in the state receive clean drinking water via taps, as part of the Jal Jeevan Mission.

During a review meeting at the Chief Minister's Office, Sharma stressed the need to expedite the installation of tap connections by setting daily targets. His aim is to make Rajasthan a leading state in the country in terms of providing tap water under the mission.

Sharma also addressed issues of past irregularities in the Jal Jeevan Mission. He called for daily progress reports and appointed division-wise nodal officers and district-level administrative officers to oversee the initiative. Additionally, the Chief Minister highlighted the significance of proper water source management and called for a review of previous projects to rectify any errors. He directed the issuance of electricity connections for tube wells and mandated the assessment of pipeline quality and depth.

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