Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs has approved the construction of 3.21 lakh more affordable houses under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban). Central government is going to provide new homes to urban poor such that everyone has a roof of their own under PMAY Urban Scheme. CSMC in its 32nd Meeting decides that govt. would invest Rs. 18,203 crore which includes central assistance of Rs. 4,752 crore.
Central govt. has sanctioned total number of 3,21,567 houses in the 32nd meeting of Central Sanctioning and Monitoring Committee (CSMC). Accordingly, the total tally of pucca houses now reaches around 43.87 lakh under this PMAY Urban Housing scheme. As per the decision, govt. will construct these new houses in 523 cities of Haryana, West Bengal, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, Mizoram, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Kerala, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab & Goa.
PMAY-Housing For All (PMAY-HFA) is flagship scheme of Narendra Modi govt. to provide affordable houses to EWS, LIG, MIG and HIG groups till FY 2022. Recently, CCEA has also approved to set up National Urban Housing Fund to give an extra-budgetary support of Rs. 60,000 under this Urban Housing Scheme.
PMAY Urban – Affordable Houses, Investment & Assistance in 32nd Meeting
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 32nd meeting of CSMC are as follows:-
|Name of State||Number of Affordable Houses||Number of Cities & Towns||Total Investment||Central Assistance|
|West Bengal||70,671 houses||55||Rs. 7,261 crore||Rs. 1,060 crore|
|Chhattisgarh||59,929 houses||86||Rs. 2,431 crore||Rs. 899 crore|
|Rajasthan||54,821 houses||48||Rs. 2,519 crore||Rs. 822 crore|
|Uttar Pradesh||39,683 houses||121||Rs. 1,059 crore||Rs. 595 crore|
|Gujarat||35,851 houses||19||Rs. 2,204 crore||Rs. 467 crore|
|Mizoram||15,798 houses||16||Rs. 316 crore||Rs. 237 crore|
|Karnataka||11,941 houses||58||Rs. 605 crore||Rs. 179 crore|
|Maharashtra||10,639 houses||15||Rs. 863 crore||Rs. 156 crore|
|Madhya Pradesh||5,426 houses||11||Rs. 289 crore||Rs. 81 crore|
|Bihar||8,514 houses||10||Rs. 388 crore||Rs. 122 crore|
|Kerala||5,073 houses||32||Rs. 203 crore||Rs. 76 crore|
|Himachal Pradesh||3,345 houses||41||Rs. 55 crore||Rs. 50 crore|
|Punjab||176 houses||1||Rs. 9 crore||Rs. 2.7 crore|
|Goa||60 houses||10||Rs. 2.43 crore||Total||3,21,567 houses||523||Rs. 18,203 crore||Rs. 4,752 crore|
With the participation of Goa in 32nd CSMC, all 35 States / UTs are now covered under PMAY (U) Mission. The total number of More Affordable Houses sanctioned in CSMC 32nd meeting under PMAY (U) are 3,21,567. Poor People can apply for these houses through filling the online application form – Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana Application Form
After the final approval of CSMC, the total number of houses under PMAY (U) will reach up to 42,45,792 lakh. Moreover after subsuming projects of Rajiv Awas Yojana (RAY) Scheme, the total tally of houses moves up to 43,87,640 lakh houses.
CSMC Approved Houses under PMAY U in Previous Meeting
Candidates can also see the decisions taken in the previous meetings of Central Sanctioning and Monitoring Committee through the link given below:-
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/