Haryana to Provide Funds for Houses to eligible PMAY Beneficiaries List in Rural Areas

Published Date - 03 August 2018 09:09:09 Updated Date - 03 August 2018 09:10:10

With a view to ensuring that each family in the rural areas has own house under the 'Housing for All Scheme', Haryana government has decided that rural families in the state which neither have own house nor are in the list of eligible beneficiaries under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojna (PMAY) would be provided financial assistance for the construction of houses under the PMAY.This and several other decisions were taken at a meeting presided over by Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar here today to review the progress of various important schemes and projects.It was decided that an applicant desirous of getting financial assistance would be required to get the application marked either from the gram sarpanch or gram sachiv or member of zila parishad or panchayat samiti or the former sarpanch.In the survey conducted by the Development and Panchayats Department, as many as 18,000 eligible beneficiaries were identified under the PMAY scheme and funds have been sanctioned for the construction of houses.While reviewing the Housing for All Scheme, (Urban), the Chief Minister said the state government aimed to ensure that proper systemic housing facility was also provided to the people residing in urban slum areas.The meeting decided that Haryana Shehri Vikas Pradhikarnan (HSVP) would construct affordable houses for those living in the Rajiv Colony in Panchkula and it would be ensured that they shift to the newly constructed dwelling units. Reviewing the Saubhagya Scheme to provide electricity connection to each household in the state, the Chief Minister directed the officers to ensure that all households and Dhanis have electricity connection. The state government has covered entire North Haryana under the Saubhagya Scheme by ensuring electricity connection in all 15.80 lakh households' consumers who have applied for the same. Similarly, electricity connections have also been released to all households in South Haryana except a few households in Mewat. However, a contract has already been allotted for providing electricity connections to these remaining households, the work on which would soon be started.

Under the Ayushman Bharat Yojana to provide cashless treatment facilitity to patients, as many as 15.53 lakh eligible families have been identified. All the Additional Deputy Commissioners in the State have been asked to fast track work for verification of this data of beneficiaries.

These beneficiaries would be issued QR codes which would have the entire information feeded in it. Upon producing this code, the patient would get the treatment in any empanelled hospital. As many as 250 hospitals are likely to be empanelled in the state by August 15, 2018.

Haryana to Provide Funds for Houses to Beneficiaries Not in PMAY List

To ensure that each family in rural areas have their own houses under “Housing For All” Scheme. The financial assistance would be given by the state govt. for construction of new houses under PMAY Housing Scheme.People in rural areas can get this assistance but they must not possess any house in their name across any part of the country.

Moreover, they must not be existing beneficiaries under the PM Awas Yojana. Only those people whose name is not included in the PMAY Urban (PMAY-U) and PMAY Gramin (PMAY-G) List of Beneficiaries can only get this assistance. To avail the benefits of financial assistance, an applicant must get an application marked either from any one of the following officials:-

  • Gram Sarpanch
  • Gram Sachiv
  • Member of Zila Parishad
  • Panchayat Samiti
  • Former Sarpanch

As per the reports of Survey conducted by Development and Panchayats Department, there are 18,000 eligible beneficiaries under PMAY Housing Scheme and funds have been sanctioned to construct new houses. Moreover, the state govt. is committed to ensure that proper systematic housing facility is provided to people in urban slum areas.


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