Housing for All Current Affairs - 2020

Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana: Average completion Time of houses comes down to 114 days

The Government of India recently brought down the average completion time for houses under restructured Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana-Gramin. The number of days comes down to 114 days. Highlights The GoI has brought down the number of days of completion of work under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana from 314 days to 114 days. The number Read More…

Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban): Government approves construction 1.5 lakh affordable houses

The Union Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs has approved construction of another 1.5 lakh affordable houses under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) for benefit of urban poor. Decision in this regard was taken at 34th meeting of Central Sanctioning and Monitoring Committee. It approved investment of Rs 7,227 crore with Central assistance of Rs Read More…

Government approves construction of over 1.86 lakh more houses under PMAY-Urban

The Union Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs has approved the construction of 1,86,777 more affordable houses under its flagship Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban). The approval was given at the 30th meeting of the Central Sanctioning and Monitoring Committee. Key Facts The latest approval takes total number of houses approved under PMAY to over Read More…

30.76 lakh houses sanctioned under PMAY (Urban) till now: Government

The Union Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs has announced that 30.76 lakh houses for the urban poor have been sanctioned so far since the launch of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) Scheme in June 2015. Currently, 15.65 lakh houses are at various stages of construction and about 4.13 lakh houses have been constructed since Read More…

PM Narendra Modi launches Pradhan Mantri Gramin Awas Yojana

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched the Pradhan Mantri Gramin Awas Yojana (PMAY-G), flagship housing for all scheme in Agra, Uttar Pradesh. Under PMAY-G Government aims to provide affordable, environmentally safe and secure pucca house to every rural household living below the poverty line by 2022. Features of Scheme PMAY-G is part Union Government’s flagship Read More…