Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das launched a new housing scheme for widows named as ‘Bhimrao Ambedkar Awas Yojana’ on the 125th birth anniversary of B R Ambedkar.
The state government has set aside a budget of Rs. 80 Crores for the scheme. A target of constructing 11,000 homes within current financial year has been set under the Bhimrao Ambedkar Awas Yojana.
Under the Bhimrao Ambedkar Awas Yojana, the state government will provide a financial assistance of Rs. 75,000/- to widows to build a home in hilly areas and Rs. 70,000/- in plain areas. The assistance money will be disbursed to the beneficiaries in three installments into their bank accounts.
Quick Details Bhimrao Ambedkar Awas Yojana in Jharkhand
|Awas Yojana attributes||Relevant information|
|Name of Scheme||Bhimrao Ambedkar Awas Yojana|
|Total number of units||11,000|
|Total budget allocation||Rs. 80 crore|
|Fund allocation for building house in hilly area||Rs. 75,000 per unit|
|Fund allocation for building house in plain area||Rs. 70,000 per unit|
|Mode of fund allocation||Direct bank transfer|
|Number of installments in which total allocation being made||3 installments|
The launched housing scheme for widows can be really helpful and turn out to be one of the best welfare schemes by the state government.