New Delhi Municipal Council ( NDMC ) has been certified as Water + by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA), Government of India today. Now, NDMC becoming the first local body of Delhi to achieve this remarkable fleet.
Swachh Bharat Mission was launched by MoHUA in 2014 under which certification are provided to cities ranging from ODF, ODF+, ODF++ & Water +. NDMC has already been certified as ODF++.
The Water + certification achieved by NDMC implies that there is no untreated wastewater.
All wastewater released from households, commercial establishments, etc. is treated to a satisfactory level before
discharging the treated wastewater. This is in line with the Government’s focus on water conservation and reuse in consonance with Sustainable Development Goals on clean water and sanitation.
NDMC is continuously striving to establish excellence in service standards and aims to provide world-class civic amenities to its residents.