Swachchata Bharat Mission : Sanitationcondition In Rural India And Telangana

Authors(1) :-Dr. PullaSrinivas

Water and sanitation are fundamental to human development and well-being. Proper sanitation is important not only for the general health point of view but has a vital role to play in our individual and social life too. It is one of the basic determinants of quality of life and human development index. Good sanitary practices prevent contamination of water and soil, thereby preventing diseases. The term ‘Sanitation’ includes urban planning, solid and liquid waste disposal and treatment, OD, waste segregation and hygiene (food, personal, domestic and environment). As per report percentage of households going for open defecation is in Rural: 52.1% and Urban: 75%, Households that have toilets in Rural: 45.3%, Urban 88.8% as per 2015-16 report in India.in Telangana Households using improved sanitation facility in (%) Urban 64.4 and Rural 38.9% and Total 50.2.Thiscontemporary paper is based on secondary data focusing mainly on sanitation condition in rural India and Telangana. Finally this paper concludes with Swachh Telangana Mission objectives and its key components

Authors and Affiliations

Dr. PullaSrinivas
Lecturer, Department of Public administration & HRM Kakatiya University, Warangal, Telangana, India

Sanitation, Rural, Urban, Households, Swachchata Bharat Mission

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  11. United Nations (www.un.org/millenniumgoals/endopendefecation.shtml) UN Estimates

Publication Details

Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 1 | January-February 2017
Date of Publication : 2017-01-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 584-590
Manuscript Number : IJSRSET1844136
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099

Cite This Article :

Dr. PullaSrinivas, " Swachchata Bharat Mission : Sanitationcondition In Rural India And Telangana, International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 3, Issue 1, pp.584-590, January-February-2017.
Journal URL : http://ijsrset.com/IJSRSET1844136

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