2016-04-28

Construction of dwelling units under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana : Unstarred Question in Rajyasabha

Construction of dwelling units under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana

Whether Government has proposed to build over 1 crore dwelling units for rural poor during the next three financial years spending ? 81,795 crores under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana;

Whether this ambitious project would be funded from budgetary allocations to the extent of Rs. 60,000 crores and NABARD would provide the additional support;

Whether Government would opt for pre-fabrication of these dwelling units to lower the costs and to provide a spurt in rural employment taking up the manufacture of bricks under MGNREGA; and
If so, the details thereof?

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF  RURAL DEVELOPMENT
RAJYA SABHA
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO-126                                                 ANSWERED ON-25.04.2016

Construction of dwelling units under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana

Smt. Wansuk Syiem

(a) whether Government has proposed to build over 1 crore dwelling units for rural poor during the next three financial years spending ? 81,795 crores under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana;

(b) whether this ambitious project would be funded from budgetary allocations to the extent of Rs. 60,000 crores and NABARD would provide the additional support;

(c) whether Government would opt for pre-fabrication of these dwelling units to lower the costs and to provide a spurt in rural employment taking up the manufacture of bricks under MGNREGA; and

(d) if so, the details thereof?

ANSWER

MINISTER OF RURAL DEVELOPMENT
(SHRI BIRENDER SINGH)

(a) and (b) : Yes, Sir. 

(c) and (d) : The construction is being carried out by the beneficiaries under Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana –Gramin (PMAY-G). This also involves contribution of 90 days unskilled labour from MGNREGA which will not be possible if pre-fabricated houses are used. Therefore, pre-fabricated dwelling units have not been considered by the Government. Manufacture of building material for PMAY houses is one of the permissible activity of employment generation under MGNREGA.

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Source : Rajyasabha
[http://164.100.47.234/question/annex/239/Au126.pdf]

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