CSMC 41st Meeting – 3.10 Lakh More Houses in Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Download PDF)

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Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs (MoHUA) sanctions 3.10 lakh more affordable houses for the benefit of urban poor under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana Urban (PMAY-U). The approval was given in the 41st meeting of the Central Sanctioning and Monitoring Committee held on 27 December 2018.

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  • The cumulative number of houses sanctioned under PMAY (U) now is 68,54,126.

About PMAY

  • Central govt. will provide affordable houses under PM Awas Yojana housing scheme to the urban poor who does not have their own homes.

  • All the poor people belonging to economically weaker sections (EWS), lower income group (LIG), medium income group (MIG) and higher income groups (HIG) can fill PMAY online application form.

  • This would enable them to avail a new house or get subsidy for house construction.

  • PMAY – Housing for All (PMAY-HFA) is a flagship scheme to provide affordable houses to poor people.

Highlights of the Meeting

  • In CSMC 41st meeting, a total number of 864 projects in 5 states under BLC, AHP & ISSR verticals have been approved.

  • The project cost of Rs. 14,662 crore and central assistance of Rs. 4,658 crore has been approved.

  • The approvals under the Beneficiary led construction (BLC) vertical is 1,91,556 while it is 1,18,941 under Affordable Housing in Partnership (AHP) vertical.

  • The total number of pucca houses sanctioned by the govt. now reaches over 68.5 Lakh under PMAY urban housing scheme.

  • Central govt. will construct these new houses in 5 states namely Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka, Andhra pradesh, Odisha & Gujarat.

  • To boost PMAY urban housing scheme, central govt. has recently reduced the GST from 12 % to 8 % GST under CLSS Component of PM Awas Yojana – Urban.

Table Of PM Awas Yojna

Table Of PM Awas Yojna

Name of State

Number of Houses under PMAY Urban (U)

Uttar Pradesh

1,08,135

Karnataka

1,05,502

Andhra Pradesh

57,433

Odisha

21,894

Gujarat

17,633

  • Poor people belonging to various sections of the society can now apply online and fill PMAY Urban housing scheme online application form – Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana Online Application Form.

  • A total of 864 projects with a project cost of Rs. 14,662 crore with central assistance of Rs. 4,658 crore has been approved in the meeting held under the Chairmanship of Shri Durga Shankar Mishra, Secretary, Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs.

- Published/Last Modified on: February 11, 2019

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