Big News for Homeless: Application Invitation under Various Housing Scheme
Rajiv Gandhi Rural Housing Corporation invited applications for construction of houses for minorities and general class under ‘Vajpayee Nagar Yojana’ and Dr. Ambedkar Nagar Housing Yojana for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes for the year 2021-22 for the beneficiaries who have no housing and vacant plots.
The Corporation is a Government Owned Enterprise registered under the Companies Act and established in the year 2000 to provide housing facilities for the economically and socially backward. It has an authorized capital of Rs.10 crores and a paid up capital of Rs.3 crores.
Beneficiaries who are currently living in Madikeri Municipal Council, have vacant plots and old houses, have income and caste verification certificate, ration card, Aadhaar card and other necessary documents can get the facility of this scheme.
Eligible beneficiaries can apply by August 14. Municipal Commissioner S. V. Ramdas said that for more information contact the Subject Manager of the Housing Branch during the working hours of the office.
OBJECTIVES OF THE PROJECT
➤ Provision of accommodation to the economically and socially backward across the state under state and central government sponsored housing schemes.
➤ Direct grant release to beneficiary account through Electronic Fund Transfer System using electronic technology.
➤Obtaining cheap building materials from organized production or bulk procurement.
➤ Implementing efficiency and transparency in governance.
➤ Allowing people to choose building materials, designs and technologies through self-help.
➤ Partnership with Gram Panchayat and NGOs
Role of public
➤ The following steps have been taken by the corporation to encourage the beneficiaries to build houses through self-help system;
➤ Approval of selection of eligible beneficiaries from list of homeless through Gram Sabha.
➤ Beneficiaries should be given first priority to build houses. Taking action by the Corporation for assistance in building houses based on the need of the beneficiaries.
➤ Demonstrating the use of economical technologies and the concept of housing construction through model houses built by Nirmithi Kendras.
➤ The Corporation procures professional services in the residential sector by contracting with skilled designers.