The first of world’s cheapest drinking water project was launched in Darbhanga district, Bihar. This was launched by Sulabh International, an organisation that introduced the concept of ‘Sulabh Sauchalya’ in the country.
It would be managed by Self Help group of Darbhanga Nagar Nigam. With the help of this project, the people will easily be able to get pure and clean water only in 50paisa/litre. The ‘Sulabh Jal’ project converts contaminated pond and river water into safe drinking water.
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- Bihar CM- Nitish Kumar, Governor- Satya Pal Malik.