Budget Brief 2018-19: Swachh Bharat Mission - Urban (SBM-U)

3 February 2018

The Swachh Bharat Mission - Urban (SBM-U) is the 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