April 16, 2020 6:37 pm
A message is circulating on Facebook and WhatsApp claiming that the government is offering Rs 25,000 to every family of the country. We found the whole thing to be a scam.
November 20, 2019 8:22 am
The bankers said that the scheme was meant for the urban poor, while most of the applications received by them were from rural areas. Hence, their application was not being processed.
July 12, 2019 9:58 am
Last year, Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Singh Puri cautioned homebuyers against fraudulent activities by builders and promoters under the name of PMAY-U to lure customers, when they had ‘nothing to do’ with the scheme.
November 27, 2018 4:31 pm
The levying of 2 per cent cess when the programme was launched created popular notions that tax paying citizens are responsible for cleaning our cities.
November 18, 2018 6:43 pm
HDFC has provided loans of over Rs 9,800 crore under PMAY-Credit Linked Subsidy Scheme (CLSS), to these customers belonging to EWS, LIG and MIG category, the housing finance firm said in a statement.
October 11, 2018 5:11 am
The flats under construction by private sector and those by PMC will be ready by 2022.
September 16, 2018 1:25 pm
The opposition Congress hit out the central government, saying the scheme was turning out to be yet another "jumla" (gimmick).
June 05, 2018 4:53 pm
PM Modi also said that use of latest technology is ensuring faster building of houses for the poor in rural and urban areas at an affordable cost.
May 30, 2017 2:40 am
Out of the target of 1.7 crore houses under PMAY, the government has so far approved 18.76 lakh.
October 19, 2015 12:51 am
The voucher scheme is supposed to act as an intervention for LIG and EWS segments who are forced to seek accommodation elsewhere in the face of inadequate social rental housing.