No houses built in three districts of Rajasthan under PMAY-Gramin

September 24, 2022
No houses built in three districts of Rajasthan under PMAY-Gramin

JAIPUR: Dausa, Jhunjhunu and Rajsamand districts haven’t built a single house under Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana-Grameen (PMAY-G) and nine districts have constructed less than 10 houses in the last 15 days, details of the video conference of the rural development and panchayati raj department held on September 14 has revealed.

The nine districts are Sikar, Dholpur, Jaipur, Bundi, Pali, Churu, Nagaur, Dungarpur and Baran. It also revealed that out of 59,402 houses under construction (sanctioned between 2016-17 to 2020-21), only 1857 were completed in the last 15 days. “It reflects negligence in implementation of the scheme in these districts,” it stated.

The minutes of the meeting also stated that the secretary of the department gave directions to complete the remaining houses that are under construction, except the disputed ones, by September 30.

It further revealed that from August 30 to September 14 (15 days), out of 89,778 houses sanctioned in 2021-22, only 5,989 houses were issued the outstanding second installments under the scheme.

In the present situation, second instalments are due for 83,789 houses. It has been directed to the panchayat samiti-level employees to issue the pending second instalments to these houses within seven days after conducting proper inspections.

So far, out of 13.65 lakh sanctioned houses in the state, the information about toilets have been uploaded on Awaassoft for only 8.21 lakh houses, it stated. It has been directed to upload information about toilets on Awaassoft for all the houses that have been completed.

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