Andhra Pradesh 5 Lakh Affordable Houses in 15 Months
Andhra Pradesh 5 Lakh Affordable Houses in urban areas to be constructed in 15 months. The Andhra Pradesh Government today assured the centre that over five lakh affordable houses will be built in urban areas of the State under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) in the next fifteen months.
State Government spent considerable time in identifying appropriate technology for constructing houses under PMAY (Urban) while at the same time conforming with the norms for disaster resilience etc. He said that after detailed consideration, the State Government chose shear wall technology for this purpose and recently Foundation Stone was laid for construction of over one lakh dwelling units under PMAY (Urban).
Construction of 5.39 lakh houses for urban poor sanctioned by the central government under PMAY (Urban) will be completed in the next fifteen months.
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