Are you looking for a low cost housing option in Karnataka? Do you belong to the economically weaker section of the society and need assistance to build your own home? If yes then you might be interested in the Basava Vasathi Yojana a scheme launched by the Karnataka government to provide shelter to the poor and needy people in the state.
In this article I will explain everything you need to know about the Basava Vasati Yojana such as its objectives, benefits, eligibility, application process, beneficiary status, and more. Read on to find out how you can avail of this scheme and fulfill your dream of owning a pucca house.
What is a Basava Vasathi Yojana
Basava Vasati Yojana is a housing scheme announced by the Karnataka government in 2000 with the aim of providing affordable homes for economically weaker section people. From the basava yojana scheme the poorest people who are not able to get a house due to their financial conditions can construct their own house if they own land. The government will provides construction material to construct a pucca house.
The scheme is managed by the Rajiv Gandhi Housing Corporation Limited (RGHCL) which is a nodal agency for implementing various housing schemes in the state. Basava Vasati Yojana is one of the six affordable housing schemes being implemented by the RGHCL along with Indira Awas Yojana, Ambedkar Awas Yojana, Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Nivasa Yojane, Ashraya Rural Housing Scheme and Ashraya Urban Housing Scheme.
Overview table of Scheme
|Scheme Name||Basava Vasati Yojana|
|Organisation||Rajiv Gandhi Rural Housing Corporation Limited (RGRHCL)|
|Objective||To provide affordable houses to economically weaker section people|
|Beneficiaries||People living Below the Poverty Line (BPL) who own land or kutcha house for construction|
|Benefits||The government provides 85% of the raw material for home construction|
|Application Procedure||Online through the official website or mobile app|
|Documents Required||Aadhaar card, BPL card, land documents, income certificate, caste certificate, bank account details, etc.|
|Beneficiary Status||Can be checked online through the official website or mobile app|
|Helpline Contact Details||080-23118888, 080-23118899|
How to apply for Basava Vasathi Yojana?
To apply for Basava Vasati Yojana, you need to follow these steps:
- Visit the official website of RGHCL at https://ashraya.karnataka.gov.in/.
- Click on “Apply Online” under “Basava Vasathi” on the homepage.
- Fill in your personal details such as name, address, mobile number, email id, etc.
- Fill in your land details such as survey number, extent, location, etc.
- Upload your documents such as Aadhaar card, BPL card, caste certificate, income certificate, land ownership certificate, etc.
- Submit your application and take a printout of the acknowledgment slip.
- Wait for the verification and approval of your application by the RGHCL officials.
What are the documents required for Basava Vasathi Yojana?
The documents required for Basava Vasati Yojana are:
- Aadhaar card
- BPL card
- Caste certificate
- Income certificate
- Land ownership certificate
- Bank account details
- Passport size photograph.
What are the objectives of Basava Vasati Yojana?
The main objectives of Basava Vasati Yojana are:
- Provides quality house to the homeless population in Karnataka.it is for those people who are living underthe poverty line (BPL).
- Improves the living of standards and socio economic status of the poor and margin people in the state.
- To promote self reliance and empowerment among the beneficiaries by involving them in the construction process.
What are the benefits of Basava Vasathi Yojana?
The benefits of Basava Vasati Yojana are:
- The beneficiaries can get 85% of the raw material for home construction provided by the state government.
- The beneficiaries are avail to get a subsidy of Rs. 1.2 lakh for building on a house of 300 sq ft area.
- The beneficiaries get technical guidance and supervision from the RGHCL engineers and staff.
- The beneficiaries get access to basic products such as water supply, electricity, sanitation, etc.
- The beneficiaries get a sense of dignity and security by owning a pucca house.
Who are eligible for Basava Vasathi Yojana?
Basava vasati yojana is applicable only to the permanent residents of Karnataka. Migrants cannot apply for homes under this scheme. The beneficiaries of basava vasati yojana has:
- People who are living under the Below the Poverty Line (BPL) who are cannot afford a home or basic shelter can apply.
- Scheduled Castes (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST), Backward Classes (BC), Minorities, and other vulnerable groups who face social problems and needs.
- Women headed households, widows, deserted women, physically challenged persons, senior citizens, and other disadvantaged groups who need special care and protection.
- Families affected by natural calamities, disasters, violence, etc…,
Frequently Asked Questions:-
Q.Amount given under basava vasati yojana subsidy?
A.The government will help poor people and some other groups to build their own houses. They will give up to ₹2 lakhs to each family that can get this help. They will help the poorest and some groups first.
Q.How can I get 2.67 lakh subsidy?
A.PMAY-U is a plan to help poor people buy houses. CLSS is a part of this plan. It gives poor people less interest to pay on their loans. They can save up to ₹2.67 lakh for each house. The rest of the money for the house depends on where they live and how much they can pay.
Q.How to check Basava Vasati Yojana Status?
A.Step 1: Go to the website of Rajiv Gandhi Housing Corporation Limited.
Step 2: Click on the part that says ‘Beneficiary information. ’
Step 3: Next, pick the district and type the acknowledgement number to see the beneficiary status.