According to the latest news, the Union Steel Minister Choudhary Birender Singh today informed that now a house can be developed in only two lakh under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY).
During the discussion with media, he said that the National Steel Policy (NSP) is not only aimed at reaching the country’s steel capacity of 30 crore tons but also increasing the consumption of steel in it. There is a need to make maximum use of steel in diversification and projects.
He also informed that the government is allocating Rs 1.6 lakh for hill states while Rs. 1.5 lakh for other states. The Ministry of Rural Development has assured the alliance with banks for the alliance for Rs. 70,000. In this regard, the allocation will reach above two lakh rupees and within this amount can be developed easily.
He said that not only the steel consumption of these houses will increase in the country and the infrastructure will go forward, but it will be some more strong and sustainable.
According to the minister, these houses will be affordable and it will also be constructed faster. There are many houses constructed in Gangtok. We have also discussed whether we can increase their sustainability by using the steel structure.
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