Swachh Bharat Mission may get a major boost in Modi government’s second term1 min read . Updated: 31 May 2019, 11:31 PM IST
- In its manifesto, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had also promised to take the programme to the next level
- The govt’s progress on the cleanliness drive has always been a matter of debate following contradictory findings by private organisations
NEW DELHI : Under the Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government’s second term, its flagship programme Swachh Bharat Mission is likely to get a major boost. In 2014, the government had launched the programme to make India open defecation-free (ODF) by October 2019 and achieve universal sanitation coverage.
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