Tag: Uttar Pradesh


UP tops the PMAY-G scheme with more 7 lakhs units constructed

Uttar Pradesh topped the list of all states in the country under Centres flagship scheme Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana-Gramin (PMAY-G). More than seven lakh dwelling units were constructed in UP last year. Addressing a press conference at media centre in Lucknow, Mahendra Singh, Minister of State (I/C) Rural Development, said, UP achieved 85% of its […]

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Uttar Pradesh to get 70,784 more houses for urban poor under PMAY

Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation has approved the construction of 70,784 affordable houses for the benefit of urban poor in Uttar Pradesh under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) with an investment of Rs 3,528 crore with a central assistance of Rs 1,062 crore. The State Government sent affordable housing proposals for 145 […]

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Uttar Pradesh roads are set for a makeover

Take a look the report on the progress of Delhi-Meerut expressway and the focus of Uttar Pradesh government on building roads. Source: NDTV Profit

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Uttar Pradesh to give subsidies in home loan interest under PMAY

Uttar Pradesh Housing and Development Board has announced its decisions to give subsidies to people of different income groups under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojna (PMAY). This offer will be extended by the board under Credit Link Subsidy Scheme in which people of different income groups will be given subsidies in the interest of home loans […]

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Uttar Pradesh kick starts its city-wide cleaning mission

The Swachh Bharat survey revealed that India’s most populous yet a very dirty state Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath decided to take the matter into his own hands by kick-starting a city-wide cleaning. Source: NDTV

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HUPA grants Rs 160 crore to Uttar Pradesh for urban housing

As per an official statement, the Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation (HUPA) has granted Rs 160 crore to Uttar Pradesh in order to construct houses for its urban poor. The UP government had proposed to construct 11,286 houses for the urban poor living in its 34 towns. Total investment involved in the construction […]

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Four laning of Lucknow-Sultanpur section on NH-56 in Uttar Pradesh

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has given its approval for development of four laning of Lucknow-Sultanpur section on National Highway-56 in Uttar Pradesh. This work will be under the National Highways Development Project (NHDP) Phase-IV. The approval is in Hybrid Annuity Mode. The cost is estimated to […]

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Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Bihar and Odisha join UDAY

Four major States, namely Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Odisha and Maharashtra have agreed to join UDAY Ujwal Discom Assurance Yojana. This was announced by Piyush Goyal, Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal and New & Renewable Energy at a media briefing in New Delhi.A? Goyal said, This is a very important day in the history […]

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Multiple premium bids received by six highway projects

In a step which can only be described as a revival of private investment in the highway sector, multiple bids have been received by six projects, three of which have been awarded after developers quoted upfront annual payment, also known as premium to National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) totalling about Rs 54 crore, followed […]

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UP Civil Lines Bus depot soon to get free Wi-Fi facility

The Civil Lines Bus Depot in Uttar Pradesh would become the first public place to be equipped with Wi-Fi services. Uttar Pradesh Road Transport Corporation, in collaboration with Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has come out with the proposal to equip the depot for better internet connectivity. The Civil Lines Bus Depot in Allahabad will […]

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