As per the news article in the Live Mint Newspaper, the National Sample Survey Office (NSSO) plans to launch an all-India survey on drinking water, sanitation, hygiene and housing conditions in July next year.
The NSSO, in the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MOSPI) has been conducting nation-wide surveys on different socio-economic subjects on regular basis.
The MOSPI minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda stated that, in the 76th round (July 2018 – December 2018), NSSO planned to conduct an all-India survey on Drinking Water, hygiene and housing conditions and disability. This survey will show, how many people lack access to drinking water.
Water is a Life! Govt. will definitely take action to provide Drinking Water in every household. But it is also our responsibility to keep available water resources clean and to save water .