PMAY Andhra Pradesh – The Andhra Pradesh Government Cabine has decided to allocate a total number of 15,091 houses in 2018-19 under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) – NTR (Urban) Nagar scheme.
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In the cabinet meeting, the state government also decided that if the housing units allotted in rural areas of the state from 1993-94 to 2006-07 are in dilapidated condition, they will be allotted new housing units under NTR rural housing program with some conditions.
The Andhra Pradesh Government also decided to pay dearness allowance at the revised rates to the state government employees and pensioners. The revised rates will be implemented from 7.1.2017 and will price Rs 627 crores to the state exchequer.
Apart from this, the Andhra Pradesh Cabinet has also taken some important decisions for providing a boost to aviation sector in the state and approved incentives for Indigo airlines to run two return flights per week in Vijayawada Singapore root.
The Andhra Pradesh Cabinet has also sanctioned the proposal to revise the terms and conditions of earlier agreement to get a credit of Rs 1385 crores from open market for development of Machilipatnam deepwater port and industrial corridor thereof.
In addition to this, the cabinet also decided to give one-year subsidy of Rs. 2 per unit in power tariff to the aqua farmers with effect from 1st of August. Under this scheme, the state government is going to benefit 94,913 farmers.