Bihar govt rued that it was unable to meet the growing demands for shelter by the poor and accused the Centre of discrimination against it.
The minister, who visited the area, spoke to the affected families and also Tahsildar and Revenue officials.
Gujarat government is yet to submit any proposal for the year 2013-14 for the Centre`s Indira Awas Yojana (IAY) for BPL households.
Govt is all set to make its public housing programme for rural poor more accountable at panchayat level with new draft guidelines suggesting "proactive" disclosure of details of beneficiaries.
Concerned over delay in submission of proposals for release of second instalment of funds for the Indira Awas Yojana, Centre asked Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik to ensure that proposals are sent in time.
A woman was killed and her two sons were injured when the roof of her Indira awas collapsed in Musaan area, police said in Hathras on Saturday.
The Jammu and Kashmir government
today said that 1,45,686 houses have been constructed under
the Indira Awas Yojana (IAY) scheme in the state.
Expressing displeasure over irregularities in sanction of houses under Indira Awas Yojana, a group of people raised slogans against Bihar CM.
The state government would organize a camp on August 27 to distribute money directly to beneficiaries for construction of houses.
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