Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has laid the foundation stone for light house projects under the Global Housing Technology Challenge India (GHTC-India) in six states today through video conferencing on the first day of the new year. Also Read – Pakistani ring clad bird seen in Nana Ran area of Kutch, caught in camera
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday laid the foundation stone for projects related to light houses under the Global Housing Technology Challenge-India (GHTC-India) in 6 cities of 6 states. Also Read – Documents of more than 100 benami properties found in Gayatri Prajapati’s house raid, 11 lakh old notes were also recovered
Chief Ministers of Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Tripura, Andhra Pradesh take part in foundation stone laying ceremony of Light House Projects (LHPs) under Global Housing Technology Challenge-India. https://t.co/DDuauu55NY pic.twitter.com/XqlwybtOWc Also Read – PM Narendra Modi will lay foundation stone of AIIMS-Rajkot through VC today at 11:00 AM
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PM Modi also announced the winners under the Affordable and Tikau Residential Catalyst (ASHA-India) at a function organized through video conference. He also presented annual awards for excellence in implementing the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban).
So far, more than 17 lakh families have been provided housing in the urban area of Uttar Pradesh under this scheme of housing, out of which 6,15,000 houses have been completed and made available to all poor families: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath https://t.co/turtYBB9bS pic.twitter.com/n4snWddLdr
– ANI_HindiNews (@AHindinews) January 1, 2021
Apart from Housing and Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Singh Puri, the Governor and Chief Ministers of Tripura, Jharkhand, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh were present on the occasion.
On this occasion, the Prime Minister launched a course on innovative construction technology called “Navaritih” and also released a collection of 54 innovative residential construction technologies.
According to the Prime Minister’s Office, the projects related to light houses for the first time in the country demonstrate the best of such new age alternative global technology, materials and processes in construction sector.
They are being constructed under GHTC-India. These lightweight houses are being constructed in Indore, Rajkot, Chennai, Ranchi, Agartala and Lucknow. One thousand such houses are to be constructed everywhere. This construction work is likely to be completed within a year.