Under this scheme, financial assistance is given to construct sanitary toilets. The assistance is limited to households belonging to economic weaker sections who have no sanitary latrines. Assistance will also be given to convert insanitary latrine to sanitary one.
Central Government incentive for the construction of household toilet will be Rs.4000 per HH toilet, state shall contribute a minimum of 40% fund towards HH toilets to match 60% central share. A minimum of Rs.1333 need to be contributed by the state to each beneficiary identified.
Unit cost –Rs. 15400
Subsidy – Rs.5333 for the construction or up gradation of insanitary latrines.
Kerala is steadily progressing towards ODF in Urban areas too.