Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana – Urban, a flagship housing scheme of central government is gaining momentum across the country. The state government of Jharkhand has set a a target of construction of 2.2 Lakh houses in the state within next 6 months. The announcement of construction of houses under PMAY was made by the chief Minister of the state Shri Raghubar Das.
The state government would hand over houses under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana to 2.2 Lakh beneficiaries at the house warming ceremony to be held during the Jharkhand Foundation Week in November this year.
The Chief Minister also announced training programme for unemployed youth to get them a job during the construction of houses. Youth would be provided 15 day training course for mason, plumber and electrician.
Under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana – Urban, the central government is providing several benefits to eligible beneficiaries in urban areas in the country. The government recently announced CLSS for MIG under which households having income lass than Rs. 18 Lakh per annum would be provide interest subsidy on home loans taken in 2017 for a maximum tenure of 20 years.
Central government is inviting online assessment applications for selection of beneficiaries for Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana – Urban through its official website pmaymis.gov.in. Several state government are also inviting demand survey applications through online and offline modes for selection of beneficiaries.