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Government of India

Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs

Rajya Sabha

Unstarred Question No. 411

To be answered on 05th February 2020

PMAY (U) in Karnataka



Will the Minister of HOUSING AND URBAN AFFAIRS be pleased to state:

(a)Whether Government has provided Central assistance to the State Government for construction of houses in Karnataka under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) (PMAY(U));

(b)If so, the details thereof;

(c)Whether the State Government has given a status report on the number of houses constructed for the urban poor in the State; and

(d)If so, the details thereof?


Minister of State (IC) of the Minister of Housing and Urban Affairs

(Shri Hardeep Singh Puri)


(a)and (b) Under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) [PMAY (U)], 6,52,455 houses involving central assistance of Rs. 10,337.42 crore have been sanctioned so far in the State of Karnataka. Rs. 3,349.44 crore of central assistance has been released for the State as on 27.01.2020. This includes Rs.844.81 crore disbursed to 39,074 beneficiaries under Credit Linked Subsidy Scheme (CLSS) of PMAY (U).


(c)and (d) As reported by the State Government of Karnataka through its Monthly Progress Report (MPRs), a total of 3,57,961 houses under PMAY (U) have been grounded for construction of which 1,65,422 houses have been completed.