Sarpanchs, Jal Sahiyas share challenges, efforts to sustain ODF status
As the country is on track to being declared open defecation free (ODF) on 2nd October, 2019, the Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation (DDWS) has rolled out a capacity building initiative through which training information and knowledge will be imparted to Pradhans, Panchayat Secretaries and Swachhagrahis to carry out ODF Plus activities.
This Grievance Analysis Study analysed 100 grievances of Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation, focusing on sanitation and drinking water. Following key systemic reforms have been recommended, implementation of these will make an impact in reducing grievances.
- Administrative and Financial Streamlining