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Thursday, 20-June-2019


Financial Assistance to the poor for housing in Agartala

Union government has sanctioned a total of 42,876 houses for the municipal and nagar panchayat areas of Tripura under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana. Among the sanctioned houses, a total of 17, 368 houses would be given to the beneficiaries of Agartala Municipal Corporation (AMC).
As per the prescribed rules for a PMAY house, each beneficiary will get Rs. 1,50,000 from Central government, Rs. 16,666 from State government and each beneficiary will have bear Rs. 1,04,237 as their own contribution for construction of the houses.
The Union government has given Rs. 258 crore to the state government as first installment for PMAY housing scheme and among the all states of the country, Tripura has started the works of first phase by transferring the amount of first installment to the beneficiaries.