Odisha Government approves Housing for All policy in urban areas
Odisha government has approved a new policy for ‘Housing for All’ in urban areas of state.
The new policy was approval of the State Cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in Bhubaneswar.
- The policy aims to work towards strategies for creating a steady supply of affordable housing stock in order to cater to the growing demands.
- It envisages provisions enabling framework for implementation of affordable housing projects, redevelopment and slum rehabilitation projects in order to facilitate development of housing schemes in urban areas.
- People belonging to Low Income Group (LIG) and Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) would benefit from the policy.
Categories: States Current Affairs - 2017