Director, Swachh Bharat Mission,

Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation,

Ministry of Jal Shakti,

Government of India 


Mr. Yugal Kishore Joshi

Yugal Joshi is the director of IEC and Capacity Building in the Swachh Bharat Mission. He works with the Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation, Government of India. He is also the director of the Rashtriya Swachhata Kendra, New Delhi. Mr. Joshi has been awarded with numerous prestigious awards for his excellent work throughout the years, some of them being:

  1. Prime Minister’s Award for Excellence in Public Administration for Information, Education and Communication in Swachh Bharat (2018)
  2. Indian Police Medal           (2020)
  3.  National Award for Outstanding Service           (2013)
  4. Lee Ka Shing Scholarship for MPA in NUS, Singapore            (2009)
  5.  Director General’s Commendation and Insignia           (2001)
  6. Civil Services Batch, IRPFS           (1997)


Apart from his professional work, he is also a renowned writer with several well published books under his name. He carries a distinguished skill set comprising of Administrative, Creative, Academic and Management traits. Some of his research papers have even been nominated as the best research papers of the year.