The Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana-Gramin (PMAY-G) is a Centrally Sponsored scheme aimed at providing housing to the people living in the rural areas. The programme was earlier known as Indira Awaas Yojana (IAY) which was impl emented s inc e 1s t January 1996. But due to its limited scope of coverage there still exist a huge gap in the rural housing Scenario. In order to address the gap in the Rural housing and in view of the Governments' commitment to provide “Housing for All” by 2022, the IAY scheme has been re-structured into Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana-Gramin (PMAY-G) w.e.f 1st April 2016. The Scheme is funded on the cost-sharing ratio of 90:10 between the Government of India and the State Government.