Ministry of Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation (MoHUPA) has sanctioned to construct 1,27,674 affordable houses with investment of Rs. 6,532 crore for urban poor under Pradhan Mantri Urban Awas Yojana (PMAY-U). Under this project 70,784 houses will be constructed in UP & decided to invest Rs. 3,528 crore to complete this project.
Rs. 1,062 crore has been approved as central assistance. A proposal for constructing affordable houses in 145 different cities has been approved as a conclusion of a meeting held between M. Venkaiah Naidu minister of MHUPA & CM of UP Adityanath Yogi.
Earlier 41,254 houses have been sanctioned under Rajiv Awas Yojana. After tying up this scheme with PMAY-Urban, a total of 1,12,738 houses will be built in UP.
List of Other Sanctioned House
|State||Location||No. of Houses||Budget|
|Karnataka||93 Cities & Town||56,281 houses||2,950 Crore (Central Assistance of Rs. 844 crore)|
|Andaman Nicobar||Port Blair||609 houses||54 crore (Central Assistance of Rs. 9 crore)|
Total cost of construction under PMAY-U has been increased upto Rs. 20,95,718 crore.