World Bank approves $1.5 billion to support Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

16-Dec-2015 # Clean India Source: Economic Times

The World Bank has approved to provide $1.5 billion loan to support the government in improving sanitation and end the practice of open defecation by 2019. The funds will be utilised for Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM) Support Operation Project and to develop the capacity of Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation (MDWS) in program management, advocacy, monitoring and evaluation.

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