Policy Briefs & Reports

Swachh Bharat Mission – Urban(SBM-U)-2020-21

Sanjana Malhotra, Avani Kapur

Centre for Policy Research

February 3, 2020

The Swachh Bharat Mission- Urban (SBM-U) is the Government of India’s (GoI) 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), and
Open Defecation Free (ODF) status.