He said one of major complement of NLHM is Shelter to Urban Homeless (SUH). Under it, the construction of permanent all-weather 24×7 shelters equipped with essential services is already under progress near Gorkha Nagar, Bahu Fort. After completion of this permanent shelter, the facilities like canteen in which eatables in cheap rates will also be provided to the urban poor, he added.
Khajuria appealed to the people to take benefit of Housing for All by getting interest subsidy of upto 6.5 per cent in the housing loans.
“Housing for All is also covering the middle class in addition to the poor, who are already eligible for higher interest rebate in urban areas. Those with annual income up to Rs 6 lakh were eligible to get 6.5 per cent interest subsidy for housing loans of up to Rs 6 lakh. So far more than 8,000 people have availed this,” he mentioned.