Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav


HUDCO approach to sustainable habitat development is translated into a policy which insists on sewerage schemes simultaneously wherever water supply projects are sanctioned. HUDCO has a funded range of sanitation projects in the country which include on-site individual facility like 2-pit pour flush units, septic tanks, biogas digesters; or on site or off-site community facility which also include oxidation ponds, sewerage system including conventional sewage treatment plants in addition to earlier specified technologies, to achieve the permissible discharge standards of the effluent.

HUDCO has actively participated in implementation of sanitation facility at individual, community and public level under the National Action Plan programme of Basic Sanitation, Integrated Low-Cost Sanitation, VAMBAY, Foot Path Dwellers, Night Shelter Schemes etc. HUDCO evolved its own subsidy programme for providing public / community toilets using innovative funding mechanism of utilizing MPLAD funds and involving NGOs and ULB. HUDCO also funded mobile toilets at Khumb Mela with complete treatment and material recovery mechanism in association with premier technical institute under Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR funds).

HUDCO is also providing the financial assistance to various ULBs/ State Govt parastatal for construction of sewerage system, STP system etc. Further, HUDCO also provided financial assistance to state govt for viability gap funding in various flagship schemes such as AMRUT. Recently HUDCO has provided the financial assistance to underground sewerage schemes in Villupuram and Tindivanam Municipalities in Tamil Nadu, Sewerage facilities in ULBS of Punjab and Rajasthan etc.