AURANGABAD: The Aurangabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) on Saturday launched Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana with mayor Trimbak Tupe inaugurated online line registration process for the target beneficiaries in presence of deputy mayor Promod Rathod, standing committee chairman Mohan Meghawale and leader of the house Rajendra Janjal among others.
The municipal body will carry out registration for the central scheme for next 15 days wherein it is expected to receive around 50,000 applications, authorities said.
Executive engineer in AMC Sikander Ali said that home seekers from desired income group categories may apply under the scheme. “Homeless citizens residing in the city for the past 15 years will be eligible for the scheme. Based on their annual income, applicants would be divided into different groups which would eventually decide the quantum of subsidy for the beneficiaries,” he said.
As a part of its implementation measure, the civic body has appealed citizens belonging to various sections of the society to avail the benefit. The target is to meet the housing requirement of people including slum dwellers by 2022, authorities said, adding that the application forms will be sent to the central government which will announce the final list of beneficiaries.
Credits ET Realty