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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation

 

RAJYA SABHA

UNSTARRED QUESTION NO 2939

TO BE ANSWERED ON 24.08.2006

Vambay in Karnataka

 

2939.

 SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR

  

Will the Minister of HOUSING AND URBAN POVERTY ALLEVIATION be pleased to state:-

(a)  the status of the Valmiki Ambedkar Awas Yojana (VAMBAY) in Karnataka in the last three years; and

(b)  whether his Ministry has any programme for Education of Urban Poor?

ANSWER

MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF HOUSING & URBAN POVERTY ALLEVIATION
( KUMARI SELJA )

(a) the inception of Valmiki Ambedkar Awas Yojana (VAMBAY) in 2001- 02 Government of India (GOI) subsidy amounting to Rs.90.06 crore has been released to the State of Karnataka to implement 7 schemes under VAMBAY. Year-wise details are as follows:-

Year released Rs.in crore)

 

GoI subsidy Units coveredDwelling Seats coveredToilet

2001-02

9.15

3333

575

2002-03

19.67

6979

2215

2003-04

39.44

14978

3090

2004-05

4.06

0

2030

2005-06

0.74

7992

0

Total90.06          332827910

 (b):      No, Sir.