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PMAY Urban – 1.5 Lakh More Affordable Houses under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana

June 1, 2018 | UPDATED ON: June 1, 2018
Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana Urban 1.5 Lakh Houses

Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs has sanctioned 1.5 lakh more affordable houses under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban). Central government will provide new homes to urban poor to ensure safe shelter & own roof under PMAY Urban Scheme. Central Sanctioning and Monitoring Committee (CSMC) has concluded its 34th Meeting and decides that govt. will invest Rs. 7,277 crore including central assistance of Rs. 2,209 crore.

Accordingly, the total tally of pucca houses now reaches around 47.52 lakh under this PMAY Urban Housing scheme. As per the decision, govt. will construct these new houses in 370 towns & cities of Andhra Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand, Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan, Odisha, Punjab & Assam.

PMAY-Housing For All (PMAY-HFA) is flagship scheme of Narendra Modi govt. to provide affordable houses to Economically Weaker Sections (EWS), Lower Income Group (LIG), Medium Income Group (MIG) and Higher Income Group (HIG) groups till FY 2022.

PMAY Urban – Affordable Houses, Investment & Central Assistance

To boost PMAY U, central govt. has reduced the GST from 12% to 8% GST under CLSS Component of PM Awas Yojana – Urban. The highlights of decision of 34th meeting of CSMC are as follows:-

Name of State Number of Affordable Houses Number of Cities & Towns Total Investment Central Assistance
Andhra Pradesh 56,512 houses 22 Rs. 3,184 crore Rs. 848 crore
Uttar Pradesh 23,060 houses 110 Rs. 870 crore Rs. 346 crore
Madhya Pradesh 17,920 houses 32 Rs. 730 crore Rs. 269 crore
Jharkhand 14,526 houses 26 Rs. 1,075 crore Rs. 209 crore
Maharashtra 13,506 houses 15 Rs. 643 crore Rs. 201 crore
Chattisgarh 7,615 houses 61 Rs. 234 crore Rs. 114 crore
Rajasthan 6,576 houses 30 Rs. 285 crore Rs. 99 crore
Odisha 4,849 houses 20 Rs. 146 crore Rs. 73 crore
Punjab 1,909 houses 48 Rs. 71 crore Rs. 28 crore
Assam 1,520 houses 6 Rs. 39 crore Rs. 23 crore
Total 1,47,993 houses 370 Rs. 7,277 crore Rs. 2209 crore

The total number of More Affordable Houses sanctioned in CSMC 34th meeting under PMAY (U) are 1,47,993 lakhs. Poor People can apply for these houses through filling the online application form – Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana Application Form

After subsuming projects of Rajiv Awas Yojana (RAY) Scheme, the total tally of houses moves up to 47,52,751 lakh houses.

CSMC 34th Meeting PMAY Urban

CSMC 34th Meeting PMAY Urban

CSMC Approved Houses under PMAY U in Previous Meetings

Recently, CCEA has also approved to set up National Urban Housing Fund to give an extra-budgetary support of Rs. 60,000 crore under this Urban Housing Scheme. People can also check the decisions taken in the previous meetings of Central Sanctioning and Monitoring Committee through the link given below:-
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 houses under PMAY U
30th Meeting of CSMC – 1.86 lakh more houses under PMAY U
29th Meeting of CSMC – 5.45 lakh more houses under PMAY U

— For more details, visit the official website https://pmaymis.gov.in/

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