PM Awas Yojana Puducherry aims to benefit 3,848 EWS families of state. Puducherry Administration has come up with plans that shows more than 3000 EWS families will have their own pucca house in this fiscal year 2017 after completion of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana project in Puducherry.
As per the latest updates of Puducherry PMAY, a budget of Rs 46.92 crores has been approved by the Union Urban Development Ministry. This will benefit teh Economically Weaker Section of Society living in Puducherry and its outlying regions of Karaikal, Mahe and Yanam.
Also, Rs 18.76 crores has been released in the first instance to launch the massive housing scheme in Puducherry.
Besides EWS applicants, Puducherry Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana has also received 613 applications from Scheduled Castes. The source says, this section of applications will be entertained in next phase of PM Awas Yojana, Puducherry.