Provincial Minister for Housing and Urban Development Mian Mehmood ur Rasheed has distributed allotment letters to under-privileged people under Naya Pakistan Housing Scheme. The allotment is done by computerized balloting.
The minister distributed allotment letters of 400 three Marla and 189 five marla plots in Hazro, Attock district. The ceremony was held by the Punjab Housing and Town Planning Agency (PHATA).
The minister while congratulating the people announced that these plots are being provided to the lower income group at the rate of PKR 114,000 per marla. The amount is payable in two years through easy monthly instalments in order to facilitate the property owners, considering their financial situation.
60 percent of the development work has been completed on this housing project. The government is concerned and striving to provide low-cost residential plots and houses to the people in other districts of the province as well. He said this after seeing the massive response from the people as 459 applications were received for three marla plots category and 950 applications were received for five marla plots.