This is the status of Jal Jeevan Mission in India
Public Health Engineering Department has issued approval for single water supply schemes of 1142 villages at a cost of Rs.608 crore 55 lakh 87 thousand for rural tap-water supply under Jal Jeevan Mission.
The work of providing water to the rural population of the state through tap connections is going on continuously. Approvals are being given from the government level on the proposal of water supply schemes received from the field offices, so that the work can be done according to the target in the mission. The works of retrofitting are also included in these single village schemes of water supply.
Narmadapuram, Raisen, Betul, Ujjain, Shajapur, Ratlam, Dewas, Dhar, Barwani, Gwalior, Guna, Datia, Katni, Chhindwara, Seoni, Mandla, Dindori, Narsinghpur, Umaria and Anuppur will benefit from the works of these approved water supply schemes. Rural population will get On completion of the proposed water supply schemes, the rural families residing in these districts will be provided water through tap connections at their homes.
In this approval issued in the mission, a total of 1142 villages have single water supply schemes. The availability of water has been ensured to about 51 lakh 20 thousand rural families of the state at their homes. Similarly, there are 5 thousand 382 villages where drinking water has been provided to all the families.
In the mission, 70 to 90 percent work of water supply schemes of more than 23 thousand 700 villages is about to be completed and works of group and single water supply schemes are being started for more than 7 thousand 300 villages. PLC/GT