Over 40 lakh people benefit from PM Aawas Yojana in UP
NEW DELHI [Maha Media]: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said that the State government has provided houses to over 40 lakh people in the State under PM Aawas Yojana - Rural and Urban till now. He said that the state is performing well in achieving the milestone of providing houses to all by the year 2022.
The Chief Minister was addressing the beneficiaries of PM Aawas Yojana - Urban virtually, in an event held in Gorakhpur, after transferring Rs. 2409 crore to 3,42,322 beneficiaries of the scheme across the State.
The Chief Minister hailed the visionary leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in fighting COVID pandemic.
Earlier in the day, the Chief Minister visited the Chauri Chaura martyrium and took stock of the preparations going on for the centenary celebration of the historical event that took place in 1922. State government has announced to celebrate the completion of 100 years of Chauri Chaura incident in a grand manner from 4th February next month and will go on for a year.