The affordable housing scheme has been approved in Bhopal. About 13 thousand 912 house will be constructed including EWS, LIG and MIG under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana. The Chief Secretary Empowered Committee (Empowered Committee) has approved this scheme on Tuesday, which was organized for this scheme.
Along with Bhopal about 14 thousand 952 houses will also be constructed in Indore. In Bhopal the cost of construction of houses would be Rs.1,222 Crores and in Indore, this would be Rs.1372 Crores. The design of all three categories (EWS, LIG and MIG) was kept in front of committee, which has been approved. The amount of 3 Lakhs has been determined for EWS, which are half of state and rest of central Government. For LIG, limit of 6 Lakhs income has been determined in which Loan will be provided on 6.50%. MIG will be at Market Rate. These houses is to be constructed within 2-3 years.
Deduction of 200 Crores in AMRUT Scheme
The review process of ‘ Amrut’ was done at the state-level empowered committee meeting headed by Chief Secretary BP Singh. During this, it was informed that about 200 Crores has been deducted by Central Government in this scheme.
Last 25 June 2015 when the scheme was launched, the amount of Rs.8,279 Crores was approved for 34 cities of MP at that time, now it has been brought down to Rs 6,200 crores. This deduction clears that there would be a deduction in Budget of many cities. Next year’s plan will be affected. Bhopal, Indore, Jabalpur and Gwalior are also included in these cities. Although Department of Urban Development argued in the meeting that these four cities are going to receive money under Smart City Scheme. The fund has also been received by JNNURM.
However, it was informed in the meeting that the GIS-based plan will be provided for the cities come under the scheme. Rs 34.68 crore has been given by the central government . Also committee has approved for construction of Green Space and Park in the empty place which is in front of DB City in Bhopal. The marking of Park and Green Space has been done in Rewa, Khandwa, Hoshangabad, Omkareshwar, Sehore, Vidisha, Guna, Pithampur etc. places.
The deduction in amount of main cities:
Bhopal 1411 931
Indore 1628 950
Jabalpur 870 545
Gwalior 874 599
Ujjain 502 332
Dewas 168 75
Morena 213 144