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Swachh Survekshan 2020

Published on August 14, 2019
Current context: Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Housing & Urban Affairs (MoHUA), Hardeep Singh Puri launched the Swachh Survekshan 2020 (SS 2020) on 13th August 2019.
Swachh Survekshan 2020
  • SS 2020 is the 5th edition of the annual cleanliness survey conducted by MoHUA.
  • SS 2020 field survey would be conducted in January 2020 for a Clean, Garbage Free and Sanitary “New India”.
  • The new edition of SS 2020 indicators has a major focus on both the quarterly and annual assessments – on complete faecal sludge management and wastewater treatment.
  • A special Swachh Survekhan theme song featuring Kangana Ranaut, singers Kailash Kher and Monali Thakur were also launched at the event.
  • Along with SS 2020, Swachh Nagar – an integrated waste management app, SBM Water PLUS Protocol and Toolkit, and AI-enabled mSBM App were also launched at the occasion.
  • The Swachh Survekshan 2020 Toolkit contains the component indicators with scores and a detailed survey methodology to help cities to prepare themselves for the next year survey.
  • The Ministry also launched the Water PLUS Protocol that aims to provide a guideline for cities/towns to ensure that no untreated wastewater is released into the environment.
  • MoHUA also launched the Swachh Nagar Mobile App with features such as tracking of waste collection by urban local bodies through providing route and vehicle monitoring information to citizens.


Q.1 The Swachh Survekshan 2020 has been launched under which ministry?
a. Ministry of Drinking water and Sanitation
b. Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs
c. Ministry of Health & Family welfare
d. Ministry of Rural Development
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