rajiv-awas-yojana - Latest News on rajiv-awas-yojana | Read Breaking News on Zee News

Union minister Girija Vyas lays foundation stone of 792 housing project in a day

Last Updated: Sunday, September 22, 2013, 08:14

Union Minister of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation, Girija Vyas on Saturday laid the foundation stone for 792 houses to be built for slum-dwellers in Pratapgarh district under the Centre`s Rajiv Awas Yojana.

Government committed to make India slum-free: Vyas

Last Updated: Monday, June 24, 2013, 22:24

Union Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation Minister Girija Vyas Monday said the Centre is committed to make India a slum-free country, and the ambitious 'Rajiv Awas Yojana' has been brought in for the purpose.

Slum removal scheme tweaked to make it more effective

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 15:46

The Rajiv Awas Yojana is billed as the government’s most ambitious scheme for ridding the country of slums.

Community participation to be mandatory in Rajiv Awas Yojana

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 19, 2013, 20:50

Government is planning to make community participation mandatory during planning and implementation of projects under the Rajiv Awas Yojana (RAY).

Rs 45,000cr sought from Planning Commission for houses to poor

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 19, 2012, 14:51

About Rs 45,000 crore has been demanded from Planning Commission for the second phase of Rajiv Awas Yojana that aims to provide affordable housing to urban poor, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Wednesday.

Third party inspection of Rajiv Awas Yojana units soon: Maken

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 04, 2012, 15:13

addled with complaints regarding quality of houses built for poor, government on Tuesday said it was considering third party inspection of such projects.

‘Transparency in Rajiv Awas Yojana very important’

Last Updated: Saturday, July 30, 2011, 15:34

Union Minister Kumari Selja on Saturday said government would emphasise on transparency in the ambitious Rajiv Awas Yojana with concurrent evaluation and monitoring systems.

Scheme for a slum-free India to roll out by Jan

Last Updated: Monday, December 06, 2010, 16:11

With around 93.06 million people projected to live in slums across India by 2011, the ambitious Rajiv Awas Yojana (RAY) meant to provide housing to the urban poor is expected to roll out by January, officials say.

Extend Rajiv Awas Yojana from 5 yrs to 20 yrs: LS informed

Last Updated: Friday, July 30, 2010, 22:33

A high-powered panel formed to look into the Rajiv Awas Yojana (RAY) for removal of slums and rehabilitation of slum-dwellers has recommended that the scheme be extended from five to 20 years and be included in the JNNURM plan.