From 3 November 2016 one can also apply online for Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban), The motive of making online registration is to bring more people under this flagship scheme.
पढ़े : प्रधानमंत्री आवास योजना के लिए अब ऑनलाइन फॉर्म भरे हिंदी में
A MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) has been signed between related department in the presence of Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad & M Venkaih Naidu.
To apply online for Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana you have to visit nearest CSC (Common Service Center). Government has already 60,000 authorized CSC across the country. The fees chargeable per successful application is only Rs 25.
Applicants will also get a receipt after the successful application with the photo printed on the receipt. This receipt can be used to track the status of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana application.
The main objective behind this step is to make application process simple and to remove any leakage or dilution in the scheme.
M Venkaih Naidu (Minister of Housing) said that we have made application process more simple , now every one can apply without much hassle. He also said during the period of 2004-2014 only 13.70 lakh houses were provided to urban poor but in past one year Modi government has provided around 11 lakh homes to poor