The Central government of India has sanctioned over 88000 affordable housing units for Bihar under its ambitious scheme Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban).
Urban Development and Housing Department has released the second list for providing permanent housing facility for poor who are living in slums. Samastipur and Dalsinghsaray have also been included in this list. The process of providing housing for all has been started. Under the scheme Rs. 2 Lakh will be provided to the each beneficiary by the civic body by conducting a camp.