Dhubri Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana Begun, Dhubri Municipal Board
Dhubri Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana affordable housing scheme began with a distribution of letter of intent among the beneficiaries at the district library auditorium on Thursday.
Dhubri Municipal Board chairperson said under Dhubri Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (urban), each beneficiary of the town would be provided Rs 2 lakh in four instalments. The first instalment, Rs 50,000, will be sent directly to the bank account of each beneficiary.
Altogether 3,242 beneficiaries have been selected in the first phase of the scheme and other applicants may send in their applications soon, said the chief executive officer of the Dhubri Municipal Board.
District development commissioner said the first instalment for Dhubri Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana would be released after the beneficiary lays the foundation of the home, the second instalment after the completion of 50 per cent of construction, the third instalment will be released after 80 per cent of construction and the final instalment after completion of the house.
The scheme was launched in 2015 to provide houses to all by 2022. Dhubri Municipal Board vice-chairperson and the ward members were present.
Source Link- https://www.telegraphindia.com/states/north-east/housing-scheme-takes-off-188374