Govt. Sanctioned Largest Share to Andhra Pradesh Affordable Housing
Andhra Pradesh Affordable Housing has received 1,20,894 more houses followed by Uttar Pradesh with 41,173, Assam-16,700, Gujarat-15,222, Jharkhand-14,017 and Maharashtra-9,894.
Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs has sanctioned 2,17,900 more houses for six states, taking the total houses sanctioned so far to 26 lakh with a total investment of Rs 1.4 lakh crore. Central assistance of Rs 40,597 crore has been approved for construction of these houses.
Andhra Pradesh is far ahead of others in sanctions under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) accounting for 20.71 percent of all the houses sanctioned so far. These 10 states account for 82 percent of the total 26,13,568 houses so far sanctioned under PMAY(Urban). With the latest sanctions, of the 36 states and union territories, all except Delhi, Chandigarh, Goa and Lakshadweep have got houses sanctioned under PMAY(Urban).
Top 10 states that have been sanctioned houses under PMAY (Urban)
|S.No||State||No of Affordable Houses sanctioned||Total Investment Approved (Rs. Cr)||Central Assistance Approved (Rs. Cr)|
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