Saturday, September 15, 2018
District Collector Pravin Kumar today inaugurated 320 houses constructed under NTR Special Urban Housing Scheme at Alluri Sitharama Raju Nagar in Malkapuram.
The houses were constructed in G+3 at a cost of Rs.16 crore. Speaking at a meeting, he said of the 35,000 houses sanctioned so far, work began on 15,000 units In the next two to three years, one lakh houses would be constructed. However, the paucity of government land, housing could not be completed in time, he said. Once the land polling scheme was completed, construction would gain momentum, he said.
The District Collector congratulated Government Whip PGVR Naidu for his efforts in getting houses to the eligible. The MLA who presided the function said that there were plans to construct 8,000 housing units in Visakhapatnam West Constituency at the rate of 700 houses in each ward.