Bangla Awas Yojana Inaugurated To Help Fund 5 Lakh Rural Houses
Chief Minister of West Bengal inaugurated the Bangla Awas Yojana scheme, which aims to provide five lakh houses to people living in rural Bengal. There are many in the state who do not have proper housing. So the government has decided to build five lakh new houses in rural areas. People who have mud houses or do not have houses will benefit from this scheme.
The chief minister further said that the money to build houses would be handed over to those concerned in four instalments. Rs 1.2 lakh each will be given for each house. In case of Jangalmahal (Purulia, Bankura and West Midnapore districts), Rs 1.3 lakh will be given.
Chief Minister also said that in the current dispensation’s six-year tenure, it has built 25 lakh new houses for the poor under various schemes. The chief minister also announced plans to lay down 8,000 km of roadways in the state.
There are various schemes for different sections of people, be it Kanyashree or Yuvashree. People should know about these schemes and benefit from them
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