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Govt clears affordable housing scheme, extends LPG, free grain benefits

Free gas refill through direct benefit transfer for beneficiaries of the Ujjwala scheme was also extended till September

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Narendra Modi government | Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana | Lockdown

Arup Roychoudhury  |  New Delhi 



construction, realty sector, flats, NCLT, IBC, Housing
The Cabinet also approved the Centre’s increased contribution for both employees and employers share (to 12 per cent from 10 per cent) under the Employees’ Provident Fund

The Cabinet on Wednesday approved the development of affordable rental housing complexes (ARHCs) for urban and poor as a sub-scheme under the Pradhan Mantri (PM) Awas Yojana. This initiative was first announced by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman as part of the Atmanirbhar Bharat package in May.

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First Published: Wed, July 08 2020. 20:51 IST

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