PMAY Bihar: In order to achieve the target to construct 1 crore houses by 2019 under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY). About 84 lakh houses would be constructed in 9 states. Most of the 16,29,000 houses would be constructed in Bihar.
According to the report of Central Government, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Odisha, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Himachal Pradesh have given good performance under PMAY . Besides, Uttar Pradesh and Bihar are also running for good performance under PMAY Bihar.
The good thing about this scheme is that the government will provide free gas connection and electrical connection under PMAY Scheme. There is also a plan to conduct third-party surveys for construction and use of toilets in houses.
Bihar has received the approval of a large number of houses than other states because Bihar state requires more houses for poor. However, the central government had received the proposal of 80 lakh houses from Bihar.