In Manipur, the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana-Urban(PMAY-U) is being implemented effectively. The scheme has fulfilled dreams of hundreds of urban poor to own a pucca house. Manipur Government has kept a target to obtain approval for 46,360 numbers of beneficiaries for construction of houses in 27 towns of the state.
Till now, 26,348 beneficiaries for 24 towns have already been approved by the Union Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs. Nearly 9,725 houses will be built by the end of the current year under the scheme.
One beneficiary of the Housing for All by 2022 scheme, she never dreamt of building a house to live in, however, under the welfare scheme for the poor, one pucca house has been built. (AIR NEWS)