Kiyawat along with BMC commissioner KVS Chaudary inspected MIG, LIG houses under construction in Bagh Mughalia area of the state capital on Tuesday. Contractors were pulled up as officials expressed dissatisfaction on the slow pace of the work.
Contractors have been a week to submit a progress report. Objections on parking space, lighting, construction of sample house and work plan were cited. The original plan submitted also includes the contractor to develop gardens in front of houses and on the roof.
There are 144 MIG houses in two blocks along with development of 72 LIG houses are being constructed in one block of the project. The cost of MIG houses is about Rs 29 lakh and LIG houses price is expected to be Rs 22 lakhs.
The housing for all project envisages slum rehabilitation of slum Dwellers with participation of private developers using land as a resource. Promotion of affordable housing for weaker section through credit linked subsidy and beneficiary-led individual house construction or enhancement.