Scientific Management of Municipal Solid Waste - Under Swachh Bharat Mission

SCIENTIFIC MANAGEMENT OF MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE

(a)   As per the Constitution, scientific management of Municipal Solid Waste (MSW), in accordance with the provisions of Solid Waste Management Rules, 2016, is primarily a function of the Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) and State Governments/ Union Territories(UT).
The total waste generated in the major ULBs (having population more than 10 Lakhs) is 67,000 Tons per Day (TPD), while the waste processing capacity in these ULBs is 58,000 TPD.

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(b)  Under Swachh Bharat Mission-Urban (SBM-U), Government of India is supplementing the efforts of ULBs and State Governments/ UTs in achieving 100% scientific Municipal Waste Management by provision of financial assistance up to 35% of the Solid Waste Management (SWM) project cost. In addition, the State Electricity Distribution Companies are mandated to purchase 100% power generated by Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) based Waste to Energy (WTE) plants at the generic tariff notified by State Electricity Regulatory Commission (SERC). Market Development Assistance (MDA) is provided @ Rs. 1,500/- per MT of compost produced by Waste to Compost  (WTC) plants.

(c)  The State/UT-wise details of the funds released for SWM component to the States/UTs under SBM(U) during the last three years and current year is annexed.
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ANNEXURE
ANNEXURE REFERRED TO IN REPLY TO LOK SABHA STARRED QUESTION NO. 375 FOR 18.07.2019 REGARDING SCIENTIFIC MANAGEMENT OF MUNCIPAL SOLID WASTE.
(Figures are in Rs. crores)
Sl.
No.
State/UT 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 2019-20
1
A&N Islands 0.00 0.00 0.33 0.00
2
Andhra Pradesh 185.97 101.55 0.00 0.00
3
Arunachal Pradesh 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
4
Assam 0.00 38.38 0.00 38.38
5
Bihar 71.97 11.34 34.35 39.87
6
Chandigarh 1.49 0.00 0.98 10.00
7
Chhattisgarh 0.00 48.99 69.14 0.00
8
Dadra & Nagar Haveli 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
9
Daman & Diu 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
10 Delhi 0.00 0.00 53.13 0.00
11 Goa 2.08 2.15 0.00 0.00
12 Gujarat 187.90 80.21 268.11 0.00
13 Haryana 45.09 0.00 0.00 0.00
14 Himachal Pradesh 6.10 0.00 3.06 0.00
15 Jammu & Kashmir 0.00 0.00 28.55 0.00
16 Jharkhand 37.36 45.68 21.36 0.00
17 Karnataka 18.12 41.92 214.34 0.00
18 Kerala 0.00 0.00 51.64 0.00
19 Madhya Pradesh 0.00 248.82 0.00 0.00
20 Maharashtra 0.00 232.22 178.40 0.00
21 Manipur 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
22 Meghalaya 0.00 0.55 0.00 0.55
23 Mizoram 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
24 Nagaland 0.00 0.00 0.46 0.00
25 Odisha 18.98 0.00 9.31 0.00
26 Puducherry 1.12 0.00 0.00 0.00
27 Punjab 0.00 97.38 0.00 0.00
28 Rajasthan 181.95 128.66 0.00 0.00
29 Sikkim 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
30 Tamil Nadu 108.49 0.00 263.19 110.84
31 Telangana 50.08 26.80 19.62 0.00
32 Tripura 0.00 0.00 0.00 7.76
33 Uttar Pradesh 0.00 144.49 245.68 0.00
34 Uttarakhand 0.00 0.00 2.55 2.12
35 West Bengal 0.00 53.44 111.82 0.00

The above statement was submitted by Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs of undermentioned Lok Sabha Question:-
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA   
MINISTRY OF HOUSING AND URBAN AFFAIRS

LOK SABHA 
STARRED QUESTION NO. 375
TO BE ANSWERED ON JULY 18, 2019 

SCIENTIFIC MANAGEMENT OF MUNCIPAL SOLID WASTE

No. 375. SHRI P. RAVINDRANATH KUMAR

Will the Minister of HOUSING AND URBAN AFFAIRS be pleased to state:

  • (a) whether there is lack of infrastructure for processing and recycling plants for scientific management of municipal solid waste as per the provisions of the Solid Waste Management (SWM) Rules, 2016 in major urban bodies across the country;
  • (b) if so, whether the Government is implementing any scheme to provide financial assistance for setting up scientific management of solid waste in municipalities and urban bodies; and
  • (c) if so, the details thereof indicating the financial assistance provided by the Government to all States/UTs including  Tamil Nadu during each of the last three years and the current year, State/UT-wise?

ANSWER
THE MINISTER OF STATE (INDEPENDENT CHARGE) OF 
THE MINISTRY OF HOUSING AND URBAN AFFAIRS

(SHRI HARDEEP SINGH PURI)

(a) to (c) : A statement is laid on the table of the House.

STATEMENT REFERRED TO IN REPLY TO LOK SABHA STARRED QUESTION NO. 375 FOR 18.07.2019 REGARDING SCIENTIFIC MANAGEMENT OF MUNCIPAL SOLID WASTE.

As above
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