Housing for All by 2022 Mission

Ministry/Department:  Ministry of Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation
  1. Slum rehabilitation of Slum Dwellers with participation of private developers using land as a resource;
  2. Promotion of affordable housing for weaker section through credit linked subsidy;
  3. Affordable housing in partnership with Public & Private sectors and
  4. Subsidy for beneficiary-led individual house construction or enhancement.
  • Centrally Sponsored Scheme, except the credit linked subsidy component, which will be implemented as a Central Sector Scheme
  • Flexibility to States for choosing best options to meet the demand of housing in their states
  • Central grant of Rs. one lakh per house, on an average, will be available under the slum rehabilitation programme
  • Technology Sub-Mission (environment, disaster management)
  • Ownership of houses will be in the name of woman or jointly with husband
  • The scheme will cover the entire urban area consisting of 4041 statutory towns with initial focus on 500 Class I cities and it will be implemented in three phases as follows, viz.
    1. Phase-I (April 2015 – March 2017) to cover 100 Cities to be selected from States/UTs as per their willingness;
    2. Phase – II (April 2017 – March 2019) to cover additional 200 Cities and
    3. Phase-III (April 2019 – March 2022) to cover all other remaining Cities.
  • Two schemes have been launched to achieve the aim of the mission :
    1. PM Awas Yojana
    2. PM Aws Yojana – Gramin
Factual Information:
  • Launched in 2015

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