PM Awas Yojana Rajasthan – Govt to Construct 17 Lakh Houses
PM Awas Yojana Rajasthan – The Rajasthan Government led by the Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje is considering for the construction of about 17 lakh affordable housing units in Rajasthan under the Central Government’s ambitious scheme Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY). The Panchayati Raj and Rural Development Minister Rajendra Rathore informed that about 8.7 lakh affordable housing units have been constructed.
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He said that the construction work of 1.6 lakh affordable housing units is expected to be completed by upcoming 3 to 4 months. He further informed that these housing units will be constructed at an expense of Rs 1,561 crores. He said that the Central Government’s share is Rs 937 crores for PM Awas Yojana Rajasthan.
Rathore stated that Rajasthan government has given 7.17 lakh land allotment letters under the Deendayal Upadhyay Land Allotment Campaign. Agency added that Rajasthan Government is considering providing around 10 lakh letters. 1.5 lakh letters will be given in next one year.
During this, the Central Government has today sanctioned about 30,000 affordable housing units for the urban poor on private land in Sholapur district of Maharashtra.
According to an official release, the Central government has also allowed the central aid of Rs 450 crore for the project under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban).
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