Jal Jeevan Mission

Andhra Pradesh's first desalination plant to come up in Prakasam with Rs 35 crore

The proposed project may be taken up under the Central Government’s Jal Jeevan Mission with 50 per cent funding from the Union government and the remaining 50 per cent by the state government.

published on : 15th January 2022

Government aims to provide tap water supply to all rural households in nine states, UTs by 2022

Jal Jeevan Mission aims to provide safe and adequate drinking water through individual household tap connections by 2024 to all households in rural India.

published on : 20th December 2021

Bifurcate Assam, let Bengali-majority Barak Valley be a separate state: Litterateur Nagen Saikia

A hoarding of the Jal Jeevan Mission, written in the Assamese language and put up in Barak Valley, has triggered the controversy.

published on : 23rd October 2021

Pending bills stall Jal Jeevan works in Guntur

In phase-1, 50 per cent works under Rs 5 lakh category have been completed; Project has to be executed by 2024

published on : 23rd October 2021

Jal Jeevan Mission: 43 per cent households have tap connection till now, 100 per cent coverage in six states/UTs

Out of 19,22,49,980 households, 8,31,03,880 households have been provided with tap water connections till date accounting for 43.23 per cent.

published on : 10th October 2021

More households got tap water in two years than past 7 decades: PM Modi

Asserts water is reaching every household in 1.25 lakh villages in 80 districts across India

published on : 3rd October 2021

PM Modi lauds Tiruvannamalai village for Jal Jeevan Mission implementation

The JJM, under the Union Ministry of Jal Shakti, was created with the intention of providing tap-water connections to every rural household by 2024.

published on : 3rd October 2021

Jal Jeevan Mission empowering women by saving efforts used to fetch drinking water: PM Narendra Modi

During the interaction, the Prime Minister was informed that women in villages now invest their time in educating their children and participating in other activities which generate income.

published on : 2nd October 2021

UP minister files defamation case against AAP MP Sanjay Singh over corruption allegation

Registering the suit as a regular case, the civil judge (senior division) issued summons to the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MP for November 25 to file his reply.

published on : 2nd October 2021

L&T Construction bags order for water effluent treatment business

L&T has won an order from a state-utility organisation to implement rural water supply projects, providing functional house tap connections under the Jal Jeevan Mission.

published on : 7th September 2021

5.79 lakh tap connections to be issued in Guntur by 2024

The objective of the Jal Jeevan Mission is to increase the supply of drinking water from 40 litre to 55 litre per person per day.

published on : 24th July 2021

Karnataka has to work hard on Jal Jeevan Mission: Gajendra Singh Shekhawat

The Jal Jeevan Mission is the Central Government’s flagship programme to provide clean drinking water tap connections to all rural households by 2024.

published on : 18th July 2021

Centre approves four-fold hike in Jal Jeevan funds for Odisha

Only 3.10 lakh (3.63 per cent) households in the State had tap water connections till August 15, 2019 when the Jal Jeevan Mission was launched.

published on : 12th July 2021

L&T Construction bags 'significant' orders for various businesses

The company said the orders fall under the "significant" category, which ranges between Rs 1,000 crore and Rs 2,500 crore, according to the classification of contracts.

published on : 1st July 2021

Four-fold rise in Centre’s Jal Jeevan Mission Grant

The Centre has increased its grant to Andhra Pradesh under the Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM) in the year 2021-22 to Rs 3,182.88 crore from Rs 790.48 crore in 2020-21.

published on : 15th June 2021