According to the published news, Patna Gramin Vikas Mantri Shravan Kumar said that the Pradhan Mantri Indira Awas (Gramin) scheme amount will be transferred directly to the beneficiaries account till 15 November 2016. Around 4.76 lakh houses have been approved under Pradhan Mantri Indira Awas (Gramin) for 2016-17 financial year.
According to the latest news, the Central Government has changed the name of Indira Awas Yojana into the Pradhan Mantri Gramin Awaas Yojana. The Indira Awas Yojana was launched by Rajiv Gandhi in 1985. The Modi’s government aims to provide housing for rural poor not only change the name of Indira Awas Yojana.
As per the latest news reports, the central government will be renamed the Indira Awas Yojana to Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY). A government official said that many changes are being made with the scheme name. It is also being discussed whether the plan covers rural words.
The Union Budget 2015-16 has allocated Rs 14,000 crore for the housing scheme, which will work towards housing for all, including Rs10,000 crore to Indira Awas Yojana, while there is no allocation for Rajiv Awas Yojana, the urban housing scheme. According to the National Gramin Awas Mission (GRAM) the cost per house is expected to […]