17 August, 2019
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GS-III: A Jan andolan of Water
PM Modi announced this Independence Day the Jal Jeevan Mission which plans to suplly water to all households by 2024.
Jal Jeevan Mission:
Implementation status of the National Rural Drinking Water Programme:
Need of Piped water:
Water is an ideal sector for the applicability of the principle of subsidiary that is the idea that a central authority should have a subsidiary function, performing only those tasks which cannot be performed effectively at a more immediate or local level. The ongoing Jal Shakti Abhiyan will help in creating awareness about the importance of integrating source sustainability and water reuse with the provision of household water supply.
Source: Indian Express
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