Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs (MoHUA) sanctions 2.15 lakh more affordable houses under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana Urban (PMAY-U). Central govt. will provide these homes under PM Awas Yojana housing scheme to the urban poor who does not possess their own homes. Central sanctioning & monitoring committee has taken this decision in CSMC 39th meeting held on 30 October 2018.
In CSMC 39th meeting, a total of 334 projects with a project cost of Rs 8,559 crore and central assistance of Rs 3,226 crore has been approved. The approvals under the Beneficiary led construction (BLC) vertical is 2,00,303 and under Affordable housing in partnership (AHP) vertical is 14,780.
The total number of pucca houses sanctioned by the govt. now reaches nearly 62.53 lakh till date under PMAY urban housing scheme. Modi led NDA govt. is going to construct these new houses in 5 states namely Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Nagaland & 1 Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli.
CSMC 39th Meeting – 2.15 Lakh More Houses under PMAY Urban Housing Scheme
To boost PMAY urban housing scheme, central govt. has recently reduced the GST from 12% to 8% GST under CLSS Component of PM Awas Yojana – Urban. The important features and highlights of decisions taken in 39th CSMC meeting are as follows:-
|Name of State||Number of Houses under PMAY Urban (U)|
|Dadra & Nagar Haveli||477|
People belonging to poor sections of the society can now apply online and fill PMAY U housing scheme online application form – Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana Online Application Form. Central govt. has sanctioned 2,15,083 more affordable houses in 39th CSMC meeting held on 30 October 2018.
All the people belonging to economically weaker sections (EWS), lower income group (LIG), medium income group (MIG) and higher income groups (HIG) can fill PMAY online application form to avail a new house or getting subsidy for house construction. PMAY housing for all (PMAY-HFA) is a flagship scheme of Narendra Modi govt. to provide affordable houses to poor people.
After subsuming projects of Rajiv Awas Yojana (RAY) Scheme, the cumulative number of houses sanctioned under PM Awas Yojana Urban (PMAY-U) is now more than 62,53,731.
Approved Houses under PM Awas Yojana Urban Housing in Previous CSMC Meetings
The details of the total number of affordable houses sanctioned under PMAY-U in the previous meetings of central sanctioning and monitoring committee (CSMC) can be checked through the links below:-
- 38th meeting of CSMC – 6.28 lakh more affordable houses under PMAY-U
- 37th meeting of CSMC – 1.12 lakh more affordable houses under PMAY-U
- 36th meeting of CSMC – 2.67 Lakh more affordable houses under PMAY-U
- 35th meeting of CSMC – 3.19 lakh more affordable houses under PMAY U
- 34th meeting of CSMC – 1.5 lakh more affordable houses under PMAY U
- 33rd meeting of CSMC
- 32nd meeting of CSMC – 3.21 lakh more affordable houses under PMAY U
- 31st meeting of CSMC – 1.28 lakh more affordable houses under PMAY U
- 30th meeting of CSMC – 1.86 lakh more affordable houses under PMAY U
- 29th meeting of CSMC – 5.45 lakh more affordable houses under PMAY U
— Visit the official website https://pmaymis.gov.in/ to get more details on Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana Urban.