Har Ghar Nal Ka Jal

Har Ghar Nal Ka Jal

This resolution aims to provide clean drinking water to every citizen of Bihar, without any discrimination. This resolution is an unflinching endeavor to provide clean drinking water in the homes of approximately 2 crore households in the state through concerted co-operation of the people of every village and locality in Bihar. Under this, schemes have been ulated to provide piped water supply to every household with a view to end their dependence on Hand-pumps (chapakal) and other sources of drinking water.

Four schemes launched by the State Government for achieving this resolution :

  1. Mukhyamantri Gramin Peyjal Nishchay Yojana.
  2. Mukhyamantri Gramin  Peyjal Nishchay Yojana (Gunvatta Prabhavit Kshetr).
  3. Mukhyamantri Gramin Peyjal Nishchay yojana( Gair Gunvatta Prabhavit Kshetr).
  4. Mukhyamantri Shahri Peyjal Nishchay Yojana.


Mukhyamantri Gramin Peyajal (Quality affected areas) Nishchay Yojana

  • Mukhyamantri Gramin Peyjal (quality affected areas) Nishchay Yojana was launched on 27th September, 2016.
  • The scheme is being implemented in Gram Panchayats, where water is totally affected with iron, fluoride and arsenic. Under this scheme 3,079 Flouride affected rural wards, 2,556 Arsenic affected rural wards, 20,637 Iron affected rural wards will be provided clean drinking water through piped water supply.
  • This scheme is being implemented by Public Health Engineering department.
  • In the financial year 2018-2019, against a cumulative target to provide potable (safe drinking) water facilities to 21,858 wards and 36.33 lakh quality affected households, work is under progress in 5506 quality affected rural wards and has been completed in 929 rural wards, while 1.56 lakh households have been provided with potable (safe drinking) water facilities, as of now.