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ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan will inaugurate the 5 million housing project; “Apna Ghar Authority,” today (Wednesday) at 5pm at the PM House.
Registration for the houses is also expected to begin today, sources added. However, they said that registration for the houses does not entail allotment and will only identify those in need.
National Database and Registration Authority or NADRA also assigned the task of data collection to identify the needy persons.
Further, zones, where low-costing houses can be constructed, will likewise be recognized. “The private area has been made piece of the lodging undertaking to give suggestions on finishing the venture in five years.
Initially, the pilot project will be launched in seven cities which include Faisalabad, Sukkur, Quetta, Dera Ismail Khan, Islamabad, Gilgit and Muzaffarabad.
Last month PM Imran had announced he will take ownership of the initiative in order to ensure smooth implementation and remove any administrative bottlenecks.
“Provision of five million houses equipped with all basic facilities, and regularisation of slums is the foremost priority of the government and a part of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s manifesto,” PM Imran said.