Drinking Water Facilities in Villages : Jal Jeevan Mission

Drinking Water Facilities in Villages : Jal Jeevan Mission

Ministry of Jal Shakti

Drinking Water Facilities in Villages

Posted On: 21 MAR 2022 7:40PM by PIB Delhi

Since August 2019, Government of India in partnership with States, is implementing Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM), to make provision of tap water supply to every rural household of the country, including those in rural areas of Rajasthan, by 2024.

Drinking Water Facilities in Villages

At the time of announcement of Jal Jeevan Mission, out of 18.93 Crore rural households, 3.23 Crore (17%) households were reported to have tap water connections. So far, 5.96 Crore (30.87%) rural households have been provided with tap water connections in last two and half years. Thus, as of date, out of 19.32 Crore rural households in the country, 9.20 Crore (47.63%) households are reported to have tap water supply in their homes. As on date, out of 1.06 Crore rural households in the State of Rajasthan, 24.27 lakh (22.97%) households are reported to have tap water supply in their homes.

The State/ UT-wise status of tap water connection in rural households as reported by States/ UTs is in public domain and available on JJM dashboard at:

https://ejalshakti.gov.in/jjmreport/JJMIndia.aspx

Further, as reported by States/ UTs, as on 15.03.2022, out of 17.01 lakh rural habitations of the country spread across 6.05 lakh villages, 13.25 lakh (77.88%) habitations having 78.05% population have provision of potable drinking water with supply level of more than 40 litre per capita per day (lpcd) and 3.47 lakh (20.38%) habitations having 20.58% population with supply level of less than 40 lpcd with sources at a reasonable distance and 0.29 lakh (1.74%) rural habitations having 1.37% population are reported to have water quality issues in drinking water sources. State-wise details are annexed.

This Information was given by the Minister of State for Jal Shakti, Shri Prahlad Singh Patel in a written  reply in Rajya Sabha today.

Annex

 State/ UT-wise status of tap water connection in rural households

(Population in lakh)

S. No.

State/ UT

Total no. of Villages

No. of rural habitations provided with 40 lpcd or more of potable water

No. of rural habitations provided with less than 40 lpcd of potable water

No. of rural habitations having water sources with quality issues

Habitations

Population

Habitations

Population

Habitations

Population

1.

A&N Islands

266

229

2.26

37

0.26

0

0

2.

Andhra Pr.

18,606

35,331

250.99

13,063

130.29

94

0.61

3.

Arunachal Pr.

5,553

3,520

5.92

4,122

5.99

224

0.88

4.

Assam

25,335

47,948

168.1

29,559

114.34

10,428

35.42

5.

Bihar

39,456

1,06,962

964.59

737

6.86

462

3.43

6.

Chhattisgarh

19,676

73,220

214.47

1,578

6.31

184

0.77

7.

Goa

378

378

11.37

0

0

0

0

8.

Gujarat

18,191

35,996

439.61

0

0

0

0

9.

Haryana

6,803

7,273

177.54

134

4.07

0

0

10.

Himachal Pr.

18,150

39,691

55.91

15,475

20.24

0

0

11.

J & K

6,887

7,803

51.39

8,368

58.45

0

0

12.

Jharkhand

29,756

1,18,002

287.99

6,682

22.83

108

0.38

13.

Karnataka

28,657

23,848

213.39

34,401

223.58

0

0

14.

Kerala

1,578

9,398

170.11

6,476

117.32

92

1.53

15.

Ladakh

250

416

0.9

996

1.59

0

0

16.

Madhya Pr.

51,585

1,12,660

542.27

14,952

59.86

60

0.37

17.

Maharashtra

40,495

54,315

351.01

45,583

330.72

50

1.31

18.

Manipur

2,556

1,988

16.97

988

7.27

0

0

19.

Meghalaya

6,415

2,547

9.34

7,099

23.7

0

0

20.

Mizoram

692

327

3.14

395

3.62

0

0

21.

Nagaland

1,499

571

8.1

928

11.12

0

0

22.

Odisha

47,354

1,53,154

372.36

2,200

7.11

2,112

3.31

23.

Puducherry

246

292

5.62

0

0

0

0

24.

Punjab

12,009

11,984

152.79

2,360

19.92

878

10.37

25.

Rajasthan

43,364

53,331

293.43

58,220

261.39

10,428

29.84

26.

Sikkim

440

931

1.98

1,277

2.9

0

0

27.

Tamil Nadu

12,525

57,640

346.6

21,689

122.37

0

0

28.

Telangana

10,470

24,028

207.74

0

0

0

0

29.

Tripura

1,178

5,785

23.74

1,886

6.74

1,052

3.46

30.

Uttar Pr.

97,568

2,51,573

1,636.52

7,807

55.57

515

5.88

31.

Uttarakhand

15,264

19,409

37.06

19,343

34.94

4

0.29

32.

West Bengal

41,374

64,652

454.99

40,389

308.27

2,842

33.09

Total

6,04,672

13,25,202

74,78.20

3,46,865

19,71.83

29,533

1,30.94

Percentage

77.88

78.05

20.38

20.58

1.74

1.37

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