About Us


Rajiv Gandhi Rural Housing Corporation Limited was created in the year 2000 as a special purpose vehicle “To provide housing for socially and economically weaker sections of the society through effective implementation of Central and State housing schemes”.


Objectives

Provide affordable housing for EWS throughout the State.
Promote Cost-effective building technologies specially in Rural areas through strengthening of Nirmithi Kendras and
establishing new Kendras.

Transparency and Efficiency in Management.


Public Participation

The Company promotes Self-Help housing and supports the initiative of the beneficiaries. The Company has taken the following initiatives.
Selection of beneficiaries is only from the eligible houseless list approved in the Gram Sabha.
The beneficiary has the first option to construct the house on his own initiative. Construction assistance is provided by the Company, if required by the beneficiary.
Nirmithi Kendras, through Model Houses, demonstrate the practical usage of cost effective technology and housing concepts like Core housing, Incremental housing, sites and services etc.


Achivements

The Company successively has received National Awards as follows:
National e-Governance Award 2013-2014 (GOLD) for "GPS Mobile Based Housing Monitoring and Fund Release System"
National e-Governance Award 2010-2011 for "ELECTRONIC FUND TRANSFER SYSTEM"
Outstanding Performance Award from HUDCO for the year 2002-2003.
Outstanding Performance Award from HUDCO for the year 2001-2002.
Commendable Performance Award from HUDCO for 2000-2001.