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Maha Awas Yojana Gramin (MAY-G) 2020 has been started by the Maharashtra government on 20 November 2020. In this scheme, around 8,82,135 houses would be built in rural areas of the state in 100 days period. The apply online process for Maha Awas Yojna will start soon. All the interested applicants would then be able to fill Maha Awas Yojana Gramin online application / registration form. Till then, check the scheme details such as eligibility criteria, documents list etc.
Maha Awas Yojana Gramin (MAY-G) 2020
The state govt. of Maharashtra has started Maha Awas Yojana Gramin 2020for poor people living in rural areas. CMO Maharashtra has tweeted about the official launch of the MAY Gramin Scheme which states “ग्रामीण गृहनिर्माणला चालना देण्यासाठी ग्रामविकास विभागामार्फत पुढील शंभर दिवसात राबविण्यात येणाऱ्या महाआवास अभियानाचा आज मुख्यमंत्री उद्धव बाळासाहेब ठाकरे यांच्या हस्ते शुभारंभ करण्यात आला. या अभियानाद्वारे ग्रामीण भागात सुमारे ८.८२ लाख घरकुलांची निर्मिती करण्याचा निर्धार करण्यात आला असून सर्वांनी एकत्रित सहभागातून अभियान यशस्वी करावे, असे आवाहन मुख्यमंत्री उद्धव बाळासाहेब ठाकरे यांनी केले.”
How to Apply Online for Maha Awas Yojana
It is expected that the newly launched Maha Awas Yojana would follow the similar lines of central govt’s flagship Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana Gramin (PMAY-G). The state govt. of Maharashtra may invite online application / registration forms for MAY-G rural housing scheme. Maharashtra govt. may invite these application forms through the official website of the state govt. or a new dedicated portal. The how to apply online process for Maha Awas Yojana Gramin is still not known as the complete details would be available only after the official notification about the scheme is released.
As soon as the Maha Awas Yojana Gramin online application / registration forms are out, we will update it here. Till then, check the eligibility criteria as well as the list of documents required to apply for MAY-G rural housing scheme.
Maha Awas Yojana Gramin Offline Application / Registration Form
Individuals can contact their respective ward or Gram Panchayat. The applicants are required to fill up a MAY Gramin application form. The application form, along with other details, can be obtained from the Gram Panchayat. Applicants can take help from a third party. In order to do so, the respective third party will require a consent document from the applicant, allowing the use of the Aadhaar number of the applicant.
The beneficiaries are selected from the list prepared by the Gram Sabha. The registration process for the PMAYG includes four sections, which are providing personal details, bank account details, convergence details and details from the concerned office.
Eligibility Criteria for MAY Gramin Rural Housing Scheme
The following are eligible for the MAY Gramin Rural Housing Scheme. It includes the deprivation scores and different priority lists. Only those applicants who fulfills the complete eligibility criteria for MAY Gramin Rural Housing Scheme can apply through either online or offline mode:-
- Houseless families or families living in kutcha houses with zero, one or two rooms.
- Households without any male adult aged between 19 to 59 years.
- Households without a literate adult with a minimum age of 25 years.
- Households with a disabled member.
- Households without any bodily-abled member.
- Households not owning land and earning from casual labour.
- Families belonging to Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe and other Minority categories.
- Families that do not own any motorized vehicle, agriculture equipment or fishing boat.
- Individuals with a Kisan Credit Card with a limit of ₹ 50,000 or more.
- Households without a government employee or individuals earning ₹ 10,000 or more.
- Individuals who do not pay any professional tax, including income tax
List of Documents for Maha Awas Yojana Grameen
Along with the duly filled application form of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana Scheme, the following documents are required from MAY Gramin housing scheme:-
- Aadhaar Card
- Bank account details of the applicant
- Document of consent allowing the use of Aadhaar on behalf of the applicant
- Salary Certificate and proof of income
- MGNREGA-registered beneficiary job card number
- Swachh Bharat Mission number of the applicant
- Ethnic Group Certificate
- NOC from a housing society
- An affidavit stating the applicant or any of the family members owns a pucca house.
Maha Awas Abhiyan Gramin
Maharashtra’s Rural Development department will undertake Maha Awas Abhiyan which will include toilets and other necessary amenities. Currently, the cost of the project has been estimated to be around Rs 4,000 crore. However, during the launch of the project, the Chief Minister has assured that funds scarcity will not be an issue.
A total of 8,82,135 houses are targeted to be built under this project by 28 February 2021. All should ensure pucca and strong homes are built under the initiative. The houses should be so ideal and beautiful that people from other states should come to see these houses. The state govt. will ensure that not a single family in rural areas will be without a home.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s)
Here are some of the most frequently asked questions about the Maha Awas Yojana Gramin 2020:-
What is Maha Awas Yojana Gramin
Maha Awas Yojana Gramin is a state govt. run rural housing scheme to provide homes to the poor people
Who Launched Maha Awas Yojana Gramin
CM Uddhav Thackeray
When is MAY Gramin Rural Housing Scheme Launched
20 November 2020
How can You Apply for MAY Gramin Scheme
You can apply for the MAYG Scheme by visiting your respective ward or Gram Panchayat. Collect the application form and submit it along with the required documents. You can take help from a third party. In such a case, the third party will need a consent document from you, allowing the use of your Aadhaar. Online application / registration form filling portal is not launched yet.
Is Maha Awas Yojana Gramin available to existing home loan borrowers
Existing home loan borrowers, who are eligible for the Maha Awas Yojana, but have not availed the subsidy, can submit a request at their respective banks. The bank will review the request and send it to the National Housing Bank (NHB). NHB will disburse the subsidy amount that will be credited to the applicant via the respective bank.
Source / Reference Link: https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/industry/services/property-/-cstruction/maharashtra-rural-housing-plan-8-82-lakh-homes-to-be-built-at-rs-4000-crore/articleshow/79326206.cms