Kokrajhar, Aug 3: As part of the Griha Pravesh Samaroh and Adharshila Shtapon Samaroh, BTC executive member for Urban development Wilson Hasda today inaugurated houses constructed under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana-Urban (PMAY-U) and handed it over to the beneficiaries under Kokrajhar Municipal Board and Kokrajhar Development Board, in the presence of chairperson, Kokrajhar Municipal Board Pratibha Brahma.
The houses have been constructed with an amount of Rs. 3 lakh, out of which Rs. 2 lakh was released to the beneficiary under PMAY-U and the remaining Rs 1 lakh was borne by the beneficiary.
According to officials, 221 houses were completed under the scheme in Kokrajhar, while 533 houses under construction and 50 percent completed. Moreover land verification for 1805 beneficiaries eligible to PMAY(U) houses is in progress.
BTC executive member for Urban development Wilson Hasda said inauguration of houses under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana-Urban in Kokrajhar Municipal Board areas is going on as part of the Griha Pravesh Samaroh and Adharshila Shtapon Samaroh. He said underprivileged families were benefited by the scheme and expressed hope families who could not afford houses will be benefited by the schemes.