Union Government has cleared investments of over 540 crore rupees in some stuck residential properties that will benefit 1,800 home buyers.
In November last year, the government had announced a 25,000 crore rupees fund to help complete over 1,500 stalled housing projects.
In a tweet, Finance Ministry said, a preliminary clearance has also been given for due diligence to 14 projects with capital commitment of 2,500 crore rupees that will provide relief to 10 thousand home buyers. Another 40 more transactions are under active consideration.
“Further, preliminary clearance has been given for due diligence to 14 projects with capital commitment of Rs.2500 Crores that will provide relief to 10,000 home buyers and release Rs12500 Crores of invested capital,” it tweeted.
“Around 40 more deals under active consideration for investment,” the finance ministry said.
The ministry, however, did not disclose the name of projects as well as developers who have received this Rs 540 crore amount from stress fund.
The special window of Rs 25,000 crore is in form of alternative investment fund (AIF). The Centre is infusing Rs 10,000 crore into this stress fund, while the remaining being provided by state insurer LIC and the country”s largest lender SBI.