New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the newly constructed 3,024 EWS (Economically Weaker Section) houses for the rehabilitation of slum dwellers in the Kalkaji area of the capital Delhi and hand over the house keys to the beneficiaries. This information was given on Tuesday in a statement issued by the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO). According to him, these houses have been constructed under the “In-Situ Slum Rehabilitation Scheme”. These houses have been constructed by the Delhi Development Authority (DDA).
The PMO said that the Prime Minister will hand over the keys of the newly constructed houses to the residents of the landless camp during a program organized at Vigyan Bhawan located here. The objective of this rehabilitation project is to provide better and healthy living environment with proper facilities to the residents of Jhuggi Jhopri Cluster.
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The DDA has taken up three such projects at Kalkaji Extension, Jailarwala Bagh and Kathputli Colony. Under the Kalkaji Extension project, three slum clusters namely Landless Camp, Navjeevan Camp and Jawahar Camp located in Kalkaji are being rehabilitated in a phased manner. Under the first phase, 3024 EWS flats have been constructed at the nearby commercial center site.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : November 01, 2022, 20:24 IST