Budget Brief 2017-18: Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban)

25 January 2017

The Swachh Bharat MissionUrban (SBM-U) is Government of India’s (GOI) nationwide flagship programme targeting universal sanitation coverage in urban areas.

Using government data, this brief reports on:

  • Allocations and releases
  • Physical progress of toilets built and Solid Waste Management (SWM)
  • Funds released for Information, Education and Communication (IEC) activities
  • Progress towards ending Open defecation (OD)