Rajiv Awas YojanaAn initiation under JNNURM for Slum Free Cities in India.
Phasing of The Scheme
Phasing of the Scheme:
The Rajiv Awas Yojana meant to make Slum Free City, has been proposed to take place in 2 phases:
Phase I – covers innovative as well as pilot projects along with initial group of cities starting with wide plans of City
Phase II – to be operational in the left out period of the 12th Five Year Plan (i.e. from 2013 to 2017)
The cities would get selected by the States as per their capabilities of resource raising and aspirations consulting with the Centre.
Around 250 cities, basically Class I cities, have been expected for getting covered till the end of Twelfth Five Year Plan.