On the occasion of Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar birth anniversary, the Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch its most ambitious scheme ‘Housing for All’ for the entire state of Maharashtra on 14th April.
The Prime Minister will reach on 14th April at Nagpur by a special aircraft from New Delhi on April 14 at 11.30 am. At 11.45 am, he will visit Deekshabhoomi to pay tributes to Bharat Ratna Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar on his birth anniversary. The ceremony will be held at Divisional Sports Complex, Mankapur, Nagpur on April 14.
According to the sources, the state government of Maharashtra will be constructing 42,000 housing units under 21 projects. Under the scheme, the Central and State governments will provide a subsidy to the buyers for purchasing of the housing unit.
However, the Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis is actively working to provide housing for all in Maharashtra. The Government will make available its land for the affordable housing scheme at Re one per sq mtr to the implementing agencies concerned.
Besides, 50 per cent rebate will be given on joint measurement of land, and stamp duty will be Rs 1,000 only for the buyers in economically weaker section category.
The scheme will be implemented by the Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (MHADA). Under the scheme, the government will also reduce the cost of the housing project.
The government has already acquired 400 acres of land to MHADA for the project. which is expected to be completed between 24 months and 36 months. The total cost of 21 projects under the scheme is Rs 3,100 crore. In Nagpur city, 500 housing units will be constructed at Wanjara and Chikhli Deosthan.
Besides, a total of 2,077 units will be constructed in Waddhamana in Nagpur district, 534 in Pimpalgaon, 324 in Datala (Chandrapur), 1,218 in Akoli, 255 in Sheoni, and 304 in Buldhana.
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