DDA’s ongoing Housing Scheme-2007 is getting less response so far, but the Authority has prepared a plan for the housing scheme for the next 5 years. DDA will make one lakh flats available to the people in these five years. Many of these flats are being constructed while some are in planning.
According to information from DDA, DDA is currently constructing 67000 flats on many sites. Out of this 20 thousand flats will be ready in 2019. There are plans for 13,000 flats. Area for these 13,000 flats has become, the budget has passed. In the next 3 to 4 years, DDA has already prepared 80,000 of these flats. After the launch of the existing scheme, the DDA had convened a meeting with its upcoming schemes. This proposal was prepared in this meeting itself. All these flats are being brand new.
On the occasion of the launch of the existing housing scheme, former Union minister Venkaiah Naidu had announced that by 2022, DDA would release 20000 flats every year. A meeting was held in the DDA last week about preparations for this. Jaya Prakash Agarwal, Principal Secretary, Land and Housing, DDA said that by 2022, we will make available one lakh new homes for the people.
DDA’s biggest housing scheme will come in 2020. So far DDA’s biggest housing scheme came in 2014. In this, DDA released more than 25000 flats. Although this scheme of DDA remained in disputes due to its small flat size, and about 11,000 people surrendered their flats for this reason. Now DDA is claiming to have come up with 26000 flats in 2020.