PM Awas Yojana – In order to provide affordable houses to the urban poor, the government has made the builders in return for making housing units for the poor, to emphasize the construction of affordable homes under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban). Additional floor approval may be approved for the builders. The goal of the government is to provide cheap houses to the poor in this scheme and also to increase the trend of private sector builders. A draft has been prepared for this.
The Central Government of India has set a target of constructing about 51 lakh affordable housing units in the financial year 2017-18 to achieve its target of one crore affordable housing units by the year 2019 under its ambitious scheme PMAY Gramin (PMAY-G).
Central government offers subsidy in interest for the amount of Rs 3 lakh to Rs 18 lakh under its ambitious scheme ‘Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana Credit Linked Subsidy Scheme’. The maximum benefit of this scheme will be given to the MIG and BPL families. It is divided into different categories and the subsidy given will also be divided.
The needy, eligible and interested applicants who are willing to apply for the most awaited scheme ‘Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana’ can now apply via online mode as the Pradhan Mantri Awas yojana online application forms are being accepted by the official Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana website at pmaymis.gov.in. » Read more
Generally, people thinks that anyone can not avail the benefits of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) if he have a house. But it is not right. If you have a house and because of the increase in the number of family members, you can also take a loan under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana for the expansion of the house, in this way you will get interest subsidy and you will get the benefit of 2 to 3 lakh rupees. That means saving you so much money in building a house.
The Central government has issued an advisory to the general public after a spate of cases were reported of potential buyers being cheated by fraudsters who took money from them for affordable homes under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) under the pretext of registration. The union housing and urban poverty alleviation ministry has appealed that the general public should not pay any money to any private company or individual for registering in order to buy affordable homes under PM Awas Yojana.
After the initiation of the National Housing Policy and establishment of the National Housing Bank in the 80s, numerous housing programmes for the underprivileged have been initiated by the governments both at the Centre and in the States. Many of the schemes were visionary and yet the targets seldom saw the finishing line.
If you are facing any sort of trouble with Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana or PMAY, then you can contact the officials directly. Several types of information are available on the website. But in case your issues are not addressed via the web portal, you can contact them via other means. Below is the list of the methods with which you can contact PMAY customer care and officials.
The Central Government of India has made some changes to its ambitious scheme Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY). Now the people living in mud houses or kuchha houses can avail the benefits of the scheme because some changes has been made in the rules of the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana
Under the PM Awas Yojana Punjab, seven cities in Patiala district have got approval to make new houses and increase the old homes. Punjab Urban Planning and Development Authority (PUDA) has released a list of applications approved in 161 cities across the state.
The PM Awas Yojana Credit Linked Subsidy Scheme provides subsidy on home loans for EWS and LIG categories under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana. The scheme was announced by our Honourable Prime Minister Narendra Modi and envisages the vision of housing for all by the year 2022.
According to a report, the pure-play affordable housing finance companies are poised to grow at a CAGR of 40 percent over the next four years, mainly on the back of the initiatives taken by the government to give a boost to the sector under its housing for all by 2022 program.
PM Awas Yojana (Urban), an ambitious program of the Indian Government is providing subsidy on home loans to Middle Income Group (MIG) other than Economically Weaker Section (EWS) & Low Income Groups (LIG) under the Credit Linked Subsidy Scheme (CLSS). Under CLSS for MIG, housing loan subsidy of up to Rs. 2.30 Lakh is being provided on home loans taken in 2017 by the people belonging to MIG Section of the society.
The Central Government has sanctioned construction of one lakh more affordable housing units for the urban poor under the Central Government’s ambitious initiative ‘PM Awas Yojana’. It will invest Rs 4,200 crore on this.
The Monitoring of the houses comes under PM Awas Yojana will be online. For this, the Central Government has made an ‘Awaas App’ Software. Through this, the complete monitoring of the construction of the housing could be done.
Rashtriya Gokul Mission launched by Government of India for conservation and development of indigenous breeds in a focused and scientific manner. Rashtriya Gokul Mission is a focused project under National Programme for Bovine Breeding and Dairy Development, with an outlay of Rs 500 crore during three years from 2014-15 to 2016-17. The government has aims under this scheme is to protect cow breeds and increase the number of local cow breeds. The government also constructs cattle care centers.
Features of Rashtriya Gokul Mission
Rashtriya Gokul Mission launched by Government of India for conservation and development of indigenous breeds in a focused and scientific manner.
This scheme is to protect cow breeds and increase the number of local cow breeds.
Rashtriya Gokul Mission helps to conserve indigenous breeds
The importance & need for conservation of indigenous breeds because Cattle not only contribute substantially to milk production but are also used as draught animals, for agricultural operations and transport in rural areas.
Gokul Gram are Indigenous Cattle Centers and act as Centers for development of Indigenous Breeds
Gokul Gram established in native breeding tracts and near metropolitan cities for housing the urban cattle
A dependable source for supply of high genetic breeding stock to the farmers in the breeding tract
The centers also generate economic resources from sale of milk, organic manure, vermicomposting, urine distillates, and production of electricity from biogas for in-house consumption and sale of animal products
Gokul Gram also function as state of the art in situ training center for Farmers, Breeders
Objectives of the Scheme:
Undertake breed improvement program for indigenous cattle breeds so as to improve the genetic makeup and increase the stock
Enhance milk production and productivity of indigenous bovines
Upgrade nondescript cattle using elite indigenous breeds like Gir, Sahiwal, Rathi, Dhoni, Tharparkar, Red Sindhi
Distribute disease free high genetic merit bulls of indigenous breeds for natural service
Components of Rashtriya Gokul Mission:
Incentive to farmers maintaining elite animals of indigenous breeds
Heifer rearing programme
Award to Farmers (GopalRatna) and Breeders” Societies (Kamadhenu)
Organization of Milk Yield Competitions for indigenous breeds
Organization of Training Programme for technical and nontechnical
Establishment of Field Performance Recording (FPR) in the breeding tract.
Assistance to Institutions/institutes which are repositories of best germplasm
Implementation of Pedigree Selection Programme for the Indigenous Breeds with large population
Establishing “GopalanSangh”- Breeder’s Societies
Distribution of disease free high genetic merit bulls for natural service
Implementation of Rashtriya Gokul Mission:
It is implemented through State Implementing Agencies (SIA) viz Livestock Development Boards
All Participating Agencies like CFSPTI, CCBFs, ICAR, Universities, Colleges, NGOs, Cooperative Societies having a role in indigenous cattle development programmme
Union minister for housing Venkiah Naidu on Wednesday released the guidelines for the implementation of the scheme. Giving clarity on the government’s credit linked subsidy scheme (CLSS) for home buyers in the middle-income group (MIG) segment.
Captain Amarinder Singh had launched this scheme in 2016 for empowering the youth of Punjab. Under this scheme, the government provides one job per household to each youth and an unemployment allowance in Punjab. In return, the youth (together with their family) must pledge to stay drug-free.
New Atta-Dal Yojana launched by state Government of Punjab (Department of Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs) in 2007 for distributing food grain at subsidized rate. Under this scheme, Punjab government distributed food grains at the highly subsidized rate to the poor below poverty line (BPL) families.
The Department of Health and Family Welfare has implemented a new scheme in Punjab with the help of Punjab State Government named “Free health check up Scheme”. Under this scheme, each resident of the state who is above 30 years old will be screened for diseases
Mai Bhago Vidya Yojana was launched in the year 2011-12 with an ambitious aim to encourage the girl child to complete the school education. The government provides free bicycles to girls studying in standards 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th in government schools in Punjab.
In Punjab, most of the girls leave their education after 8th class because schools are far away from their home. It is not easy for them to go to the school without any vehicles and most of the families in Punjab villages cannot afford vehicle or bicycles for their girl’s child. Mai BhagoVidya Scheme is help for those school going girls who cannot afford the vehicles
Objectives of MaiBhagoVidya Scheme
Aims to ensure that the girl’s students continue their education beyond the level of primary, to promote girls enrollment and reduce the dropout of the girl child in the senior secondary and higher secondary school level.
Mai BhagoVidya Scheme is help for those school going girls who cannot afford the vehicles
Benefits of Mai BhagoVidya Scheme
Provide free bicycles to girls studying in standards 9th, 10th , 11th and 12th in government schols in Punjab
Reduce girls dropout ratio in school level
Eligibility for Mai BhagoVidya Scheme in Punjab
Girls should be resident of Punjab state
Girls should be studying in standards 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th in government school
Girl student should belong to below poverty line (BPL)
Caste certificate if applicable
Identity card such as Aadhaar card
How to Apply for the Scheme
Visit headmaster/principal of government school or college
Visit education officer in related Districts/Taluka in Punjab
The Department of Welfare of scheduled caste (SC’s) and backward classes (BC’s) in Punjab have launched the Shagun Scheme in Punjab. Under Shagun Scheme, the state government will provide financial assistance of Rs. 15,000 for the marriage of a daughter to the poor families in Punjab.
Atal Pension Yojana is one of the most awaited schemes of central government This is an old age pension scheme which was launched by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 9 of May Year 2015 in Kolkata. This scheme was launched under the name of our ex-Prime Minister Atal Bihar Vajpayee.
Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY):- India is facing poverty from many years. If we exclude people who are below the poverty line will affect the growth and development of the country. It was necessary to start a project which will empower the citizens financially and can take the benefits of growth and development.
The Government of India has planned to launch “Twitter Seva” forum where the citizens of our country can share their grievances through various social medias related to the ministries and see that proper actions are taken to solve the problems by the respective departments or divisions.