Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said the target of ‘Housing for All‘ under PMAY will be achieved in 2020.
The Union Housing and Urban Affairs Minister said that under the PMAY (Urban); 24 lakh houses have so far been handed over to beneficiaries and the number will soon reach 50 lakh.
We had decided to build one crore houses by 2022.
We have also received additional assessment demand of constructing 12 lakh more houses…the target of 2022 will be achieved in early 2020,” he added.
The minister exuded confidence that the government will be able to fast track completion work of houses under the PMAY.
The government has identified 16 technologies under the scheme.