After the Central Government’s Prime Minister’s Housing Scheme, the state government started the Punjab Sehri Awas Yojana, till 30th September. The Central Government started the ‘Prime Minister’s Housing Scheme’ to provide houses to poor. Under the scheme in Jalandhar Municipal Corporation has received 16 thousand applications. Of this, 1498 people were selected ,while 14,502 were rejected. But the list of people to whom houses will be provided has not come out yet. Meanwhile, the state government has also sought fresh application under the ‘Punjab Sehri Awas Yojana 2017’. In this scheme Punjab government will provide free houses to SC and BC category people in Punjab.
Eligibility Criteria for Punjab Sehri Awas Yojana
- Low-income families, whose annual income is less than 6 lakh, will provide loans at low rates for them.
- The annual income is less than 18 lakh rupees, they can also avail loan facility.
- The candidate will be from the SC-BC family living in the urban areas of Punjab.
- The annual income of the family is less than 3 lakh, such families will be given free houses.
- In the second phase, households whose income is less than 5 lakhs will be given home under this scheme.
Get Forms for Punjab Sheri Awas Yojana from the Town Hall office
The aim of the new housing scheme is to provide shelter to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, BC people in the urban areas of the state. Nearly 30 applicants have taken the form on the first day of the plan. People can take the form from 9 am to 5 pm on working days till 30 September . – Nirmaljeet Kaur, Assistant Project Officer
Prior to the assembly elections, the government had made many announcements under the scheme to make people feel better. It said – The government will prepare the houses for the needy. The government will also be given 1 part from its pocket in the housing loan. People will be able to return the money in installments of 15-20 years. But the government shut up with the application. Rajinder, who runs the juice shop, says: We had given the application seven months ago, it has been rejected but now they are being told about it. Harvinder Singh also has similar story. He says that the form is rejected, let it be alright, but tell it, what is the reason? The reason is not even mentioned.
Applicant photo, Aadhar Card, Ration Card, Voter ID Card (if any), Birth Certificate – residence certificate, Non-availability anywhere in India, Self Declaration Certificate, Income Certificate, Bank Passbook, Land Document-Registry (only BLC ), Application for caste related certificate (for Scheduled Castes only for backward category) by making a document on the second floor of Municipal Corporation Town Hall Is spun.