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Government of India
Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation
25-July-2019 18:29 IST
1,40,134 Houses Sanctioned under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana(Urban) in the 45th CSMC

Cumulative No of Houses Sanctioned Under PMAY(U) Now More than 85 Lakh Uttar Pradesh Gets 54,277 Houses, West Bengal- 26,585, Gujarat- 26,183, Maharashtra -8,499, Assam -9,328, Chhattisgarh -6,507, Rajasthan -4,947 & Haryana -3,808

            The Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs has approved the construction of around 1,40,134  more affordable houses for the benefit of urban poor under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban). The approval was given in the 45thmeeting of the Central Sanctioning and Monitoring Committee held heretoday.  The cumulative number of houses sanctioned under PMAY(U) now is 85,11,574.

            CSMC considered proposals from 8 States , namely Uttar Pradesh (54,277), West Bengal (26,585), Gujarat (26,183), Maharashtra (8,499), Assam (9,328), Chhattisgarh (6,507), Rajasthan (4,947) & Haryana (3,808)

            A total of 492  projects with a project cost of Rs 6,642 crore with central assistance of Rs 2,102 Crore has been approved in the meeting held under the Chairmanship of ShriDurgaShanker Mishra, Secretary, Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs.