Bhimrao Ambedkar Awas Yojana for Widows in Jharkhand

Dated: April 16, 2016 | Updated On: April 19, 2016 | By: Rajesh Kumar |
Housing Scheme (Awas Yojana)

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.

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