Policy Briefs & Reports

Budget Brief 2019-20: Swachh Bharat Mission-Urban (SBM-U)

Prerananandita Baisnab, Avani Kapur

Centre for Policy Research

February 1, 2019

Swachh Bharat Mission- Urban (SBM-U) is the Government of India’s (GoI’s) nation-wide flagship programme targeting universal sanitation coverage in urban areas.

Using government data, this brief reports on:

Allocations, releases, and expenditures
State-wise and component wise trends in releases
Progress on toilets built
Progress on Solid Waste Management (SWM)
Open Defecation Free (ODF) status