Consider the following statements about Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana– Gramin:

  1. The beneficiaries of the scheme will be identified by Gram Sabha
  2. The scheme is a Central Sector Scheme
  3. Funds will be transferred electronically directly to the account of the beneficiary

Which of the above statements is are correct?

Answer: [C] Only 1 & 3

Second statement is incorrect because the scheme is not a central sector scheme and the cost of unit assistance will be shared between Central and State Governments in the ratio 60:40 in plain areas and 90:10 for North Eastern and hilly states.

This question is a part of GKToday's Integrated IAS General Studies Module