Government to make homes for poor people
The government is planning to build more than 50 lakh homes for the poor in the remote parts of the country.
The houes are to be built under the by March 31 as part of the scheme to bring social transformation in villages.
A target has already been set to construct 1 crore new houses by 31 March 2019, under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana - Gramin.
Out of the total, 51 lakh houses had to be completed by 31 March 2018.
The homes will be given out to people who are either homeless or those living in one kuccha room with kuccha roof or two kuccha rooms with kuccha roof.