Objectives

  • Elimination of open defecation

  • Eradication of Manual Scavenging

  • Modern and Scientific Municipal Solid Waste Management

  • To effect behavioural change regarding healthy sanitation practices

  • Generate awareness about sanitation and its linkage with public health

  • Capacity Augmentation for ULB’s

  • To create an enabling environment

Mission

  • Household toilets, including conversion of insanitary latrines into pour-flush latrines Principle

  • No households engage in the practice of open defecation,

  • No new insanitary toilets are constructed during the mission period and

  • Pit latrines are converted to sanitary latrines.

  • 80% of urban households engaging in open defecation

  • All households with insanitary latrines

  • All households with single-pit latrines