Prime Minister Modi inaugurates 1.75 lakh houses under PMAY-G scheme
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has inaugurated 1.75 lakh houses built under the Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana.
To inaugurate the houses he took part in the programme ‘Grih Pravesh’ organised under Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana (Gramin) in Madhya Pradesh, through video conference.
MP Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan was also present in the event.
One of the key promises of the Modi government was “Housing for All by 2022”, for which a flagship programme of PMAY-G was launched on 20th November 2016. So far 1.14 crore houses have already been built across the country under the programme, the government said in a statement earlier.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) September 12, 2020
The scheme has provisions for convergence with other schemes of government schemes and State/UTs for providing LPG connection under Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Scheme, electricity connection, access to safe drinking water under Jal Jeevan Mission, etc.