Government working to free housing sector of corruption, middlemen: PM Modi
5 June,2018|Times Of India|Full Article
PM Modi said the focus is to ensure more women, 'divyang' (differently-abled) , people from SC, ST, OBC and minority communities get access to housing
In the last four years, the government has taken a mission mode approach towards providing housing for all
the government was working towards ensuring that every Indian has a home by 2022, when India will celebrate its 75 years of Independence.
The government has so far given sanctions to build more than 47 lakh houses in urban areas, which is four times more than the sanctions given by the previous government in 10 years.
Similarly, sanctions have been given to build more than one crore houses in the rural areas compared to 25 lakh sanctions by the previous government in its last 4 years, Modi said.