Lohiya Awas Yojana – A unique Housing Scheme for Rural People

Lohiya Awas Yojana

About Lohiya Awas Yojana (लोहिया आवास योजना)

Lohiya Awas is a social welfare scheme which is established by State government of Uttar Pradesh. This scheme is provided for the rural poor people. Urban poor and rural poor are two different type of scheme. Urban poor a separate type of scheme which operated for urban poor people. Lohiya housing scheme is one of the most famous government housing schemes of Uttar Pradesh.

Lohiya Grameen Awas Yojana
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This scheme is created for rural people by rural development UP and people are benefited by the scheme. Under Dr Ram Manohar Lohiya housing scheme, the government of UP provided financial support in housing plan and as well as a difficult and rural area for development of houses.

Know about Lohiya Housing scheme

UP government published the official notification for the housing scheme on 20 February 2013 for the execution of rural housing construction. Most of the people of Uttar Pradesh are living without any permanent house. Maximum rural people suffered from this problem. In the year 2002 BPL list has prepared for constructing houses in rural areas as well as urban places. After execution of the scheme, the list was ready on the district level for rural people through District Magistrate. You can visit the official portal to know all about information on the housing scheme.

Lohiya Awas
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People can benefit from the housing scheme

This housing scheme operated by Gram Vikas Vibhag of UP government for village development. Under the plan of Lohiya Awas yojana government provide houses for all group of the rural poor like SC, ST, OBC. This scheme is also provided for all unreserved category poor people who have all the eligibility criteria which are specified by the Shashnadesh. This housing scheme covers all non-BPL people of rural zones of all class.

The basic part of the scheme is to fulfil the requirement of the best housing construction for the rural people.

Eligibility criteria of the scheme

  • This housing scheme is only provided for those people who have no permanent house for living.
  • The state government of Uttar Pradesh provides a home free of cost.
  • Maximum family income must not upper than 36000 per year and people must not list in BPL list.

Lohiya Grammen Awas Yojana Beneficiary List

Know the Lohiya Grammen Awas Yojana Beneficiary List of all the districts of Uttar Pradesh peoples along with the financial year here: http://rd.up.nic.in/Lohiya.htm

Important Details of Lohiya Awas Yojana

  • Lohiya Awas Yojana Website: http://rd.up.nic.in
  • Honourable Lohiya Awas Yojana Minister: Sri Mahendra Simh