In a remarkable move towards ensuring affordable housing for all, the government of Uttar Pradesh will allocate a substantial amount of Rs 1118.85 crore to beneficiaries under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Rural) and Chief Minister Awas Yojana (Rural). This significant financial support will go a long way in fulfilling the dreams of thousands of families seeking a roof over their heads.
Deputy Chief Minister Leads the Way
Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya, at a specially organized event held at the Indira Gandhi Pratishthan, took the lead in digitally transferring these funds to the accounts of eligible beneficiaries. This move underscores the government’s unwavering commitment to providing affordable housing solutions to the citizens of Uttar Pradesh.
First Installment Benefits 80 Thousand Beneficiaries
A substantial portion of the allocated funds, amounting to Rs 323.24 crore, will be disbursed as the first installment to the accounts of 80 thousand beneficiaries of the Chief Minister Awas Yojana. This initiative aims to offer immediate relief and assistance to those in need of housing solutions.
Transforming Lives through Housing Initiatives
Rural Development Commissioner GS Priyadarshi highlighted that an impressive sum of Rs 795.61 crore will be transferred to the accounts of beneficiaries enrolled in the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Rural). This investment will not only create housing opportunities but also stimulate economic growth within rural communities.
To date, the state of Uttar Pradesh has sanctioned a staggering 38.56 lakh houses under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana and Chief Minister Awas Yojana. This demonstrates the government’s unwavering dedication to addressing the housing needs of its citizens.
Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana’s Impact
Under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Rural), nearly 29.85 lakh families in Uttar Pradesh have already realized their dream of owning a house. Additionally, the scheme has extended its support to 1.60 lakh families who were initially deprived of PM housing benefits but were entitled to the scheme’s advantages. This collaborative effort between the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana and Chief Minister Awas Yojana stands as a testament to the successful outcomes achieved through joint endeavors.
In Uttar Pradesh, these housing schemes continue to leave a positive impact, transforming lives, and bringing the dream of homeownership within reach for countless families. The allocation of Rs 1118.85 crore further solidifies the government’s commitment to housing development and improving the quality of life for its citizens.