Housing for urban poor by 2020, promises Jharkhand Chief Minister
Addressing a workshop in Ranchi on Center's flagship Pradhan Mantri Awas Yozana (Urban) (PMAY), Das asked the officials to process tenders by the end of this month, and begin work in January for timely completion of the project.
Jharkhand-CM promises housing for urban poor by 2020
Prepare roadmap with area-wise details on dwellings required, stresses Das
"The goal is to build a roof for the urban poor by 2020, in keeping with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision for 2022. The state government is making all efforts to provide homes by 2020," said Das.
The Chief Minister also stressed on the preparation of a roadmap with area-wise details on the number of dwellings required and the stipulated time for work completion.
Ensure no middleman interrupts in distribution, Das asks officials
Stating that the benefits of the housing scheme should be distributed in accordance with the norms of the scheme, Das asked the officials to ensure that no middleman gets in the way of its distribution.
Urban Development Minister C P Singh, Additional Chief Secretary Sukhdev Singh, Urban Development Secretary Ajay Kumar Singh were among those present at the workshop on Wednesday.