The government has decided to extend `Apna Ghar Housing Scheme’ to ten more cities of Punjab and applications for registration will be collected from these cities in January next year.
Sources of the Ministry of Housing told APP today that the scheme has been extended to more cities of the country to fulfill housing needs of the poor segments of the society.
The cities being included in the next projects are Lahore, Multan, Rahim Yar Khan, Layyah, Bahawalpur, Vehari, Kasur, Sialkot, Jhelum and Gujranwala.
It is to mention that five million houses would be constructed under this scheme while first phase of the project was announced for seven cities which include Islamabad, Sukkar, Gilgit, Muzaffarabad, Quetta, Swat and Faisalabad.
Federal Housing Taskforce and the government of Punjab have completed the initial preparations for the project while registration forms of the scheme are available on website of NADRA www.nadra.gov.pk/nphp.
The forms can also be obtained from District Housing Program Office from 22nd of this month.