Outstanding JNNURM projects get 2 year extension
- The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs chaired by PM Modi, gave its approval for extension of outstanding projects under Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM).
- Extension for Projects running under Sub-Mission on Basic Services to the Urban Poor (BSUP) and Integrated Housing and Slum Development Programme (IHSDP), which fall under the umbrella of JNNURM, has been approved by the CCEA
- This move would benefit more than 3 lakh urban poor in getting pucca houses.
- This mission has been earlier extended till 31-Mar-2015 for projects targeted for completion by 31-Mar-2012.