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Government of India
Ministry of Rural Development
07-December-2010 19:12 IST
Grants for Construction of Houses in Rural Areas

            Government of India provides financial assistance for  construction of house to Below Poverty Line (BPL)  households  in rural areas under Indira Awaas Yojana (IAY). State-wise details of Central funds released under IAY since its inception in 1985 are given below:-

(Rs. In crores)

Sl.

Name of the States / UT s

Central

No

 

Releases

1

2

3

1

Andhra Pradesh

                                4,791.92

2

Arunachal Pradesh

                                   175.59

3

Assam

                                3,419.72

4

Bihar

                              10,931.02

5

Chhattisgarh

                                   648.19

6

Goa

                                     22.85

7

Gujarat

                                1,934.09

8

Haryana

                                   342.68

9

Himachal Pradesh

                                   134.68

10

Jammu & Kash.

                                   312.37

11

Jharkhand

                                1,472.72

12

Karnataka

                                1,741.28

13

Kerala

                                   976.37

14

Madhya Pradesh

                                2,077.99

15

Maharashtra

                                2,997.21

16

Manipur

                                   106.33

17

Meghalaya

                                   165.19

18

Mizoram

                                     65.44

19

Nagaland

                                   188.32

20

Orissa

                                3,736.49

21

Punjab

                                   302.11

22

Rajasthan

                                1,178.09

23

Sikkim

                                     38.09

24

Tamil Nadu

                                2,055.79

25

Tripura

                                   379.91

26

Uttar Pradesh

                                6,560.28

27

Uttaranchal

                                   301.41

28

West Bengal

                                3,320.14

29

A&N Islands

                                     15.25

30

D&N Haveli

                                       6.07

31

Daman & Diu

                                       0.84

32

Lakshadweep

                                       3.02

33

Pondicherry

                                       9.93

 

T O T A L

                             50,411.34

The unit assistance under IAY has been enhanced w.e.f. 1/4/2010 from Rs.35,000/- to Rs.45,000/ per unit in plain areas and from Rs.38,500/- to Rs.48,500/- per unit  in hilly/difficult areas.

 

This information was given by Shri Pradeep Jain ‘Aditya’  Minister of State in the Ministry of Rural Development  in a written reply in Rajya Sabha.

 

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