Trichy District Housing for All: In order to provide affordable housing for all, Trichy district administration has prepared a plan to construct around 70,000 houses in the district by 2022. According to a survey report, about 70,000 houses are required to construct for everyone in the five-year plan. As per the Tamil Nadu Slum Clearance Board (TNSCB), about 24,000 apartment houses and 46,000 houses required in the city.
The beneficiaries led the construction under BLC Scheme. Around 6,000 houses will be constructed by this year under BLC scheme. The highest number of apartment construction underway at Vannarapettai under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana. About 384 beneficiaries of EWS category will be benefited.
According to the plan, each house would be constructed at the estimated cost of Rs 32.31 crore which will be available in the size of 402.96 sqft. Besides, a three-floor apartment with 685 houses has already been constructed at a cost of Rs 46.35 crore at Peechankulam in Palakarai area in Trichy. Under this scheme, the people can also take the benefit of subsidy for the construction of the houses
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