Panaji, August 8, 2018 …. The Ministry of Drinking water and Sanitation, Government of India has commissioned Swachh Survekshan Grameen, 2018 to provide National ranking to all District of India on basis of quantitative and qualitative sanitation (Swachhata) Parameters.
The District Level Swachh Survekshan Grameen, 2018 will be launched by Dr.Tariq Thomas IAS, Collector, South Goa in the presence of Shri Ajit Panchwadkar, Director of Panchayat on August 10, 2018 at 11.30 a.m at Mathany Saldanha Administrative Complex, Margao.
The members of South Goa Zilla Panchayat, Sarpanch and elected representatives of Village Panchayat alongwith Self Help Groups etc., will be attending the District level launch of Swachh Survekshan Grameen, 2018.
The said Swachh Survekshan Grameen will be conducted in seven villages in each District in Goa. During the survey the emphasizes will be laid on the conditions of old toilets, Government Primary School, Aganwadi Centre, Primary Health Centre, Panchayat Bhavan, weekly market, religious places, solid waste management etc.
The independent agency hired by the Ministry, has started the survey of visiting villages and public places and obtain citizens feedback from August 1, 2018 and which will be continued till August 31, 2018.
The top performing State and District will be selected based on the parameters prescribed by the Ministry and accordingly awards will be given on October 2, 2018 at Delhi.