Maharashtra govt. has sanctioned more than 1 lakh homes under Ramai Awas Yojana for poor families belonging to scheduled castes and nav buddha caste. Under this scheme, the Social Justice department has sanctioned these houses in Nagpur, Amravati, Mumbai, Aurangabad, Pune and Nashik division for FY 2018-19. The state govt. targets 200 to 300 houses in every district and the remaining people have to depend on Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana to get own homes. Check complete list of approved houses under Ramai Housing Scheme 2018-19.
As per the information provided by Mr. Rajkumar Badole (Social Justice Minister), a total number of 1,01,714 houses have been sanctioned under Ramai Awas Yojana 2018-19. He also said that this is the first time in the history of the state that such a huge number of houses for poor people have been sanctioned for construction purpose.
The primary objective of Ramayi Housing Scheme is to provide own roof to every homeless person and to realize the vision of “Housing For All”.
Maharashtra Ramai Awas Yojana – List of 1 Lakh Approved Houses
Ramai Housing Scheme is being implemented by the Social Justice department to build houses for the poor people from SC & Nav buddha sections. This time the most number of houses are sanctioned for Nagpur division (22 thousand) while the lowest number of houses are sanctioned for Mumbai division (3,746). Below is the complete list of total number of houses sanctioned for each division & district under Ramai Awas Yojana 2018-19:-
- Nashik division – 18,896 houses
- Pune division – 12,830 houses
- Amravati division – 14,614 houses (4103 in Amravati, 4000 in Akola, 2855 in Buldana, 2656 in Yavatmal & 1000 in Washim districts)
- Aurangabad division – 10,230 houses
- Mumbai Division – 3,746 houses
- Nagpur (Vidarbha) division – 22,000 houses (6851 in Gadchiroli, 4500 in Chanrapur, 4400 in Wardha, 1300 in Nagpur & 1000 in Bhandara districts)
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Under Ramayi Housing Scheme, proper sanitation facilities would be provided to all the beneficiary households. Previously, a maximum number of 200 to 300 houses were targeted in every district. Therefore, remaining people had to depend on the PMAY housing scheme for the house.
In the current year 2018-19, only 68 thousand 646 houses have been sanctioned under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) Housing Scheme. So, the Social Justice Department has approved one lakh one thousand 714 more homes under the Ramai Awas Yojana.