Improve Sanitary Facilities in Bus Terminals and Railway Stations

Budget Speech para. 44: "Many Bus Terminals and Railway Stations’ sanitary facilities are also in an atrocious condition. Therefore, funds will be allocated to improve them. Such facilities will be provided for men, women and those with special needs. Once built, the private sector will be invited to maintain these facilities."

  • Allocation (Rs. Mn)1,000
  • SectorSocial Welfare
  • Ministry / Government Institution : Ministry of Urban Development, Water Supply and Housing Facilities

Openness Tracker

Restricted

No information was received under the request for information filed under the Right to Information Act No 12 of 2016 (RTI request). The RTI request was filed with the ministry on the 12 March 2020. Due to the coronavirus outbreak, the timelines for the receipt of information was calculated excluding the period 16 March to 10 May 2020. However, information was not received by the expected dates. Information on progress upto 30th September 2019 was obtained through the report on "Progress of Large Scale Development Projects and Programmes as at 30th September 2019" made available on the website of Department of Project Management and Monitoring.

Progress Tracker

Fulfilled

Based on the information made available online by the Department of Project Management and Monitoring, progress as at 30 September 2019 was 100% of the target set for 2019. In the absence of information pertaining to the full year, progress has been assessed using this information.

Agency Openness Ranking 8

The Ministry of Urban Development, Water Supply and Housing Facilities was ranked 8th out of 16 government institutions assessed in 2019. The rank was determined based on the weighted average score of 61.3 received by the ministry (weighted average based on allocation). This score was based on the disclosure of information on 7 proposals assessed in 2019, which were under the purview of the ministry.

Budget Speech para. 129 & para. 141: Fully usable information was obtained for both proposals through the website of the ministry.

Budget Speech para. 134: Fully usable information for the proposal was obtained through a request filed under the Right To Information Act and was received within the stipulated timelines.

Budget Speech para. 43 & para. 139: Partially usable information was obtained for both proposals through the website of the Department of Project Management & Monitoring.

Budget Speech para. 44 & para. 130: No information on progress was available for the proposals.

For detailed information on the method of calculating the weighted average scores: http://www.budgetpromises.org/en/how-it-works

Documents

Sources of Information

  • Budget Tracker - Website Website