PM Awas Yojana Urban – Govt Sanctioned 31 Lakh Houses
PM Awas Yojana Urban – The Central Government of India led by the Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has allocated a total number of 30.76 lakh affordable housing units under its ambitious scheme ‘Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana’ (PMAY) since its launching. These housing units have been sanctioned for fulfilling the PM Narendra Modi’s dream Housing for All by 2022.
PM Awas Yojana Urban
According to the Housing Minister Hardeep Singh Puri, about 15.65 lakh housing units are being constructed and are at various stages of construction. About 4.13 lakh housing units have been already constructed since the launch of the scheme.
Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) – Housing For All (HFA) by 2022 is one of the most awaited affordable housing projects of Central government which was launched for providing housing for all urban and rural poor people across the country.
The PMAY was launched by the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in June 2015 with an aim of providing housing for all by 2022 under Centre’s Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY).
PM Awas Yojana Urban
The government has targeted to construct houses for those people who are living in Kucha Ghar or Homeless. As per the scheme, the government will construct two crore houses within a time period of 7 years for Urban and Rural poor across the country.
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The scheme is applicable for people belonging to LIG (Low Income Group) & EWS (Economically Weaker Sections) and now the government has also included MIG Group under PMAY after presenting the budget of 2017-18.
According to the scheme, the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana will be completed as following three phases.
Start date: April 2015 || End date: March 2017 || Target of Cities: 100 cities in India
Start date: April 2017 || End date: March 2019 || Target of Cities: 200 cities in India
No. of cities targeted: 200 cities in India
Start date: April 2019 || End date: March 2022 || All Remaining Cities in India