Telangana State Sanitation Strategy for National Urban Sanitation Policy


G.O.Rt.No. 8 Dated:08.01.2015 the erstwhile Government of Andhra Pradesh had issued orders constituting a State Level Sanitation Committee with Principal Secretary to Government, Municipal Administration and Urban Development Department, Government of Andhra Pradesh as Chairman and Commissioner and Director of Municipal Administration, Andhra Pradesh as Member-Convener among other members.

The Commissioner and Director of Municipal Administration, Telangana State in the letter third read above has stated that consequent on bifurcation of the State into Andhra Pradesh and Telangana the State Level Committee formed under the erstwhile Andhra Pradesh may be amended and formed separately for the State of Telangana as it is mandated under the Swatcha Bharat Mission (SBM) for preparation and implementation of the State Sanitation Strategy and to prepare concept paper as per the draft guidelines issued by the Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India. He has therefore submitted the proposal for constitution of State Level Sanitation Committee (SLSC) for the State of Telangana and its composition; a “Working Group” to provide inputs to State Level Sanitation Committee and also “Sanitation Cell” in the O/o the Commissioner & Director of Municipal Administration, to operationalise the State Sanitation Strategy and to support preparation and consolidation of City Sanitation plans with periodic evaluation of progress across departments for better convergence and to achieve the goals envisaged in State Sanitation Strategy.

Government, after careful examination of the matter, accepted the above proposal of the Commissioner & Director of Municipal Administration, Telangana State and hereby constitute the State Level Sanitation Committee for the State of Telangana, with the following members:

1 The Principal Secretary/Secretary to Government, Municipal Administration & Urban Development Department. Chairman
2 The Principal Secretary/Secretary to Government, Health, Medical & Family Welfare Department. Member
3 The Principal Secretary/Secretary to Government, School Education Department. Member
4 The Principal Secretary/Secretary/Special Secretary to Government, Finance Department. Member
5 The Principal Secretary/Secretary to Government, Environment, Forest, Science & Technology Department. Member

 

6 The Commissioner & Director of Municipal Administration. Member Convener
7 The Commissioner, Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation.  Member

 

8 The Member Secretary, Telangana State Pollution Control Board. Member
9 The Engineer-in-Chief/Chief Engineer (Public Health). Member
10 The Director of Town and Country Planning. Member
11 The Managing Director, Telangana Urban Finance Infrastructure Development Corporation. Member
12 The Managing Director, Telangana State Road Transport Corporation, Hyderabad. Member
13 The Mission Director, Mission for Elimination of Poverty in Municipal Areas, Telangana State. Member
14 General Manager, South Central Railway, Secunderabad or his/her Representative. Member
15 The Special invitees like GIZ, ASCI and other institutions in State deemed resourceful shall be invited.

The Commissioner & Director of Municipal Administration, Telangana State is also permitted to constitute “Working Group” with the concerned Departments of the State level Sanitation Committee and “Sanitation Cell” in the O/o the Commissioner and Director of Municipal Administration with the Members as proposed in the letter third read above.

The Commissioner & Director of Municipal Administration, Telangana State shall take necessary further action accordingly.

GOVERNMENT OF TELANGANA ABSTRACT Municipal Administration & Urban Development – National Urban Sanitation Policy – State Sanitation Strategy – Re-constitution of State Level Sanitation Committee – Orders – Issued. 1. G.O.Rt.No.3, Municipal Administration and Urban Development (W) Department, Dated:01.01.2013.

2. G.O.Rt.No.765, Municipal Administration and Urban Development (W) Department, Dated:14.05.2013.
3. From the Commissioner and Director of Municipal Administration, Telangana State, Hyderabad Letter No.4124/2010/XIIIFC/H2, Dated:30.12.2014.


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Advocate, Journalist and Founder of Telangana Navanirmana Sena From Mahabubnagar,Telangana State, India Email Me -- pavan@tgnns.com

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