The Housing Minister of Andhra Pradesh reported that 20 lakh houses are now sanctioned to Andhra Pradesh.
VISAKHAPATNAM: On Sunday, the housing minister and minister of petroleum and natural gas, urban affairs interacted with the beneficiaries of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojna and Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana. Hardeep Singh Puri said that our Prime Minister Narendra Modi aims to provide pucca houses to every Indian.
Hardeep Singh Puri said “Andhra Pradesh stands first in the country in terms of implementation of the PMAY. If needed, more housing units will be sanctioned to Andhra Pradesh,”
Rs. 203 crores have been transferred to over 42,324 beneficiaries across Andhra Pradesh by Union Minister.
Union Minister gave the house keys to the batch of beneficiaries and distributed sanction letters to fresh beneficiaries.
Minister further added “The Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana scheme is benefitting 9 crore people. Three cylinders were given free of cost under Ujwala Yojana during the Covid-19 pandemic,”
When the minister was talking to beneficiaries, one lady reported that she does not own a ration card, minister then immediately ordered the responsible officials to sanction her one.