The Government of India plans to set up a dedicated unit to monitor effectively the implementation of PMAY (Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban). The unit will be formed by April 2020 and it will operate till 2022. Under the PMAY scheme, so far 88.19 lakh houses have so far been sanctioned while 52.32 lakh houses are grounded for construction. Around 24.16 lakh houses have been handed over to beneficiaries.
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