Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs on Monday approved the construction of 3, 21, 567 more affordable houses under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) with an investment of Rs 18, 203 crore. Out of Rs 18,203 crore, centre will provide assistance of Rs 4,752 crore. The projects were sanctioned across 523 cities in 14 states.Haryana has been sanctioned highest number of houses (70,671) which will be constructed in 55 cities and towns with an investment of Rs 7,261 crore. West Bengal got sanction of 59,929 houses in 86 cities and towns with an investment of Rs 2,431 crore while Rajasthan has been sanctioned 54,821 affordable houses in 48 cities with an investment of Rs 2,519 crore.
Source : ET Realty