Bihar tops heartland states in tapwater reach | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: As poll-bound Bihar sets a target to cover its all 1.9 crore rural households with tap connections for drinking water supply by next year, it’ll become the first among what used to be called the BIMARU states (Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh) to achieve the target of ‘Har Ghar Jal’ under … Read more

Mega government plan for rural tap water supply | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Setting itself an ambitious target, the government plans to boost the coverage of tap water connections in villages by a whopping one-and-a-half times (155%) by next year in comparison to the current financial year. This will be the biggest jump under the Jal Jeevan Mission, which aims to ensure universal drinking tap water … Read more