Tag: Bpgy

Biju Pucca Ghar row: Divergent data raise eyebrows

Bhubaneswar: Following the controversy over Odisha government’s claim of constructing 10 lakh houses under Biju Pucca Ghar Yojana (BPGY) in past two years, the divergence between data announced by the CM Naveen Patnaik and the facts provided by the Panchayatiraj department has further raised eyebrows. Investigations conducted by OTV revealed that the Panchayatiraj department’s website […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
8 JEs of Puri suspended over unsatisfactory progress of housing schemes

Puri: The Puri collector Arvind Agrawal has suspended 8 junior engineers (JE) of 8 blocks in the district over unsatisfactory progress of work under various housing schemes. According to the additional project director Srikant Tarai, the collector has suspended the JEs as Indira Awas Yojana (IAY) and Biju Pucca Ghar Yojana (BPGY) have not seen […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Cabinet relaxes norms for ration cards for govt housing scheme beneficiaries

The Odisha government has decided to relax the norms for issue of ration cards under the National Food Security Act (NFSA) Order for the beneficiaries covered under Indira Awas Yojana (IAY), Biju Pucca Ghar Yojana (BPGY) and Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY)

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Naveen dedicates 10 lakh pucca houses to beneficiaries

Bhubaneswar: To mark the birth centenary of Biju Patnaik and 80th anniversary of Odisha formation day, chief minister Naveen Patnaik dedicated 10 lakh pucca houses to the beneficiaries. Speaking on the occasion, the chief minister said the state government under its Biju Pucca Ghar Yojana (BPGY) has constructed 10 lakh pucca houses in two years […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
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Ram Kripal Yadav accuses BJD of 'looting public money'

Bhubaneswar: Union Minister of State for Rural Development Ram Kripal Yadav today sought clarification from Odisha government on the central assistance given for different welfare schemes and accused the ruling BJD of “looting” public money. “Every gram panchayat gets a direct financial assistance of Rs 422 per head each year for carrying out developmental work. […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
Odisha Govt Orders Co-Branding Of PMAY, BPGY Houses
Odisha Govt Orders Co-Branding Of PMAY, BPGY Houses

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Tuesday directed all the district collectors and project directors of district rural development agency (DRDA) to complete co-branding of all the PMAY (G) and BPGY houses by end of February 2021. “The plaque containing logo of concerned schemes should be affixed on all the PMAY (G) and BPGY houses by […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021
Biju Pucca Ghar
Biju Pucca Ghar Logo In PMAY-G Not Permissible: Centre Tells Odisha Govt

Bhubaneswar: Amid the allegations leveled by the State BJP of the Odisha government hijacking Central schemes, the Centre has now asked the State government to refrain from co-branding PMAY-G houses with the logo of the Biju Pucca Ghar Yojana (BPGY), which would result in the misinterpretation of the scheme by the beneficiaries. In a letter […]

  • Thursday, 01 April 2021