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 Shahri PeyjaI Nishchay Yojana

  • Mukhyamantri Shahri Peyjal Nishchay yojana was launched on 27th Sept, 2016.
  • Mukhyamantri Shahri Peyjal Nishchay yojana is being implemented by Urban Development & Housing Department. Under this scheme all 15,71, 643 households in 3,381 urban wards of 143 Urban Local Bodies who have not yet got piped drinking water will be covered and will be supplied piped clean drinking water.
  • It aims to ensure supply of pure tap water to each family living in urban areas in the next five years.
  • In the financial year 2018-2019, Against a cumulative target to provide potable (safe drinking) water facilities to 8.42 lakh households spread over 3337 urban wards, work is under progress in 2398 urban wards and has been completed in 354 wards, while 3.03 lakh households have been provided with potable (safe drinking) water facilities, as of now.