Q. With reference to Swachh Bharat Mission-Urban 2.0, Consider the following statements:
1.The aim of ‘Swachh Bharat Mission-Urban 2.0’ is to “make the cities completely free of garbage”.
2.The mission will be implemented by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA).
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: C
Notes:

Statement 1 is correct: The mission would be implemented over five years — from 2021 to 2026. The focus of SBM-U 2.0 will be on sustaining the sanitation and solid waste management outcomes achieved and accelerate the momentum generated, thus taking Urban India to the next level of ‘Swachhata’.

The aim of ‘Swachh Bharat Mission-Urban 2.0’ is to “make the cities completely free of garbage”.

Statement 2 is correct: The mission will be implemented by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA).

Source: PM launches Swachh Bharat Mission-Urban 2.0 and AMRUT 2.0