Centre approves 2.5 lakh more houses under PMAY
The Centre Friday sanctioned over 2.5 lakh more affordable houses in 10 states under the Pradhan MantriAwasYojana (Urban).
According to the Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry, the total number of houses being funded under the PMAY (Urban) is close to 84 lakh across the country so far.
The approval was given in a meeting of the central sanctioning and monitoring committee (CSMC) chaired by ministry secretary DurgaShanker Mishra.
“The flagship urban missions, particularly PM AwasYojana-Urban, are #TransformingUrbanLandscape at an unprecedented pace. In the CSMC Meeting held today we sanctioned over 2.5 lakh more houses in 10 States (sic),” Mishra tweeted.