Indira Awaas Yojana
Indira Awaas Yojana was launched during the year 1985-86 as sub Scheme of RLEGP. IAY was made an independent Scheme w.e.f. 01.01.1996. Free houses are constructed for the houseless families living below poverty line in the Rural areas. Since 1999-2000, number of initiatives have been taken to improve the Rural Housing. Under IAY 60% of houses allotted for SC/ST beneficiaries and 40% of houses allotted to Non SC/ST beneficiaries.