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PM Narendra Modi to transfer first PMAY-G instalment to 1.47 lakh beneficiaries in Tripura today

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will transfer the first instalment of Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana – Gramin (PMAY-G) to more than 1.47 lakh beneficiaries of Tripura on Sunday.

According to the Prime Minister`s Office, “More than Rs 700 crore will be credited directly to the bank accounts of the beneficiaries on the occasion.”

The PMO further said that following the Prime Ministers intervention, taking into account the unique geo-climatic condition of Tripura, the definition ofkucchahouse has been changed specifically for the state, which has enabled such a large number of beneficiaries living inkucchahouses to get assistance to construct apucca` house.

Union Rural Development Minister and Chief Minister of Tripura will also be present during the event.