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All You Need To Know About Nijashree Housing Scheme

All You Need To Know About Nijashree Housing Scheme

All You Need To Know About Nijashree Housing Scheme
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The West Bengal Housing Board, under the¬†state's urban development department, has been launching housing schemes to provide units on affordable prices. The housing board has launched units under four categories ‚ÄĒ the economically-weaker section (EWS), the lower-income group (LIG), the¬†middle-income group (MIG) and high-income group (HIG). At present, there is only one ongoing scheme- Nijoshree and another one is in construction phase- Akanksha.¬†

Nijashree housing scheme

The West Bengal Housing Department has come out with a scheme under which it is offering affordable housing units to cater to the housing needs of low-income and middle income group. Under the Nijashree scheme, each block consisting of 16 flats will be built, each having 1BHK of 378 sq ft and 2HK flats of 559 sq ft. The units will be allotted through a lottery in the respective district/sub-division

Eligibility

*Monthly family income should be less than Rs 15,000 for LIG and Rs 30,000 or less for the MIG.

*The beneficiary should not have any pucca house/flat in his/her name, or in the name of any family member in the state.

*The applicant/beneficiary should be an inhabitant of the same district in which the scheme site is located.

*An income certificate should be issued by Block Development Officer or by the employer or any other competent authority.

Application money: Applicant needs to pay Rs 2,500 for 1BHK and Rs 5,000 for 2BHK as a registration money. The amount will be returned to the unsuccessful applicants within 30 days after issuance of the allotment letter.

How to apply

 *The application form bearing the printed serial number is available at nationalised banks, as attached in Annexure-X. The duly filled-up application, along with the application money and required documents, has to be submitted at the branch from where the application was obtained.

*Documents required- Original copy of the income certificate, identity proof, address proof.

Important dates

Application forms can be collected from the following banks from Feb 21 to be submitted before March 15. 

Sites and Location of the project

Name of the bank and its branches

Contact number for queries

Bankura Town

United Bank of India- Bankua, Kadmaghati, Pratap Bagan and Khatra branches

9475900027 & 9874847988

Bishnupur Town

United Bank of India- Bishnupur, Onda, Ramsagar and Khatra branches

9475900027 & 9874847988

Kalyani, Nadia

United Bank of India- Krishnanagar, Kalyani, Kalyani Central Park and Ranaghat branches

03472-252891 & 9732589146

 Download brochure here

Akanksha Housing Scheme

The West Bengal government had launched housing scheme for the state government employees in July 2018 for which the allotment letters have already been issued. The construction work is still in progress and the successful applicants can track the status on the official website. The expected date of completion of project is June, 2019. Here is the payment schedule for different type of flats-

Payment schedule for elegant, premium and classic flats

Installment No.

Amount Payable

Time of payment

1st Installment

20% of the tentative total price

Within 30 days of completion of 6th floor slab

2nd Installment

30% of the tentative total price

Within 30 days of completion of 9th floor slab

3rd Installment

10% of the tentative total price

Within 30 days of completion of entire building

4th Installment

Residual amount of the final price

Before taking possession

Payment schedule for economy and standard flats

Installment No.

Amount Payable

Time of payment

Allotment Money

20% of the tentative total price including application money

Within 30 days of the allotment order

Final Allotment

Residual amount of the final price

Before taking possession

Refund provision

 *If the applicant fails to accept the offer or rejects within thirty days of communication through final allotment letter, application money shall be forfeited.

* In the event of failure of the allottee to deposit any instalment against the allotted flat according to the aforesaid time-frame, an interest of 12 per cent per annum for the delayed period shall be charged on the delayed payment amounts.

*If the allottee surrenders the allotment after making payment of demanded amount towards any instalment, the amount paid by the allottee will be refunded after deduction of 15 per cent, without any interest.

*All the refund will be made through the applicant’s bank account as mentioned by the applicant in application form.

Applicants can contact on these numbers for more information- (033)- 22628147, 22628148

Here is the list of completed projects by the West Bengal Housing Board

Sl. No.

Name of Project

Location

Land Area of the Project (in acre)

Year of 
completion

2

Amulyakanan Ph-II (Flat)

Serampore

 

2005

3

AMULYAKANAN PH-II (HOUSE)

SERAMPORE

 

2014

4

Amulyakanan Ph-II (Plot)

Serampore

  

5

Annaya Shopping Complex

Asansol

 

2005

6

Asansol Plot

Asansol

 

2007

7

Baishnab Ghata Patuli

Baishnabghata

7.54

1993

8

Baishnab Ghata Patuli

Baishnabghata

1.2

1997

9

Barasat Ph-I & II

Barasat

5

1989/ 1992

10

Belaghata

Beleghata

2.35

1990

11

Bidisha-II

Konnagar

4

2006

12

Birati

Birati

9.32

1992

13

Calcutta Green Ph-I

Rajapur

10

2002

14

Calcutta Green Com

Rajapur

 

2006

15

Calcutta Green Ph-II

Rajapur

7.32

2003

16

Dakshini Ph-I (House)

Akra Santosh

 

1978

17

Dakshini Ph-I (House)

Akra Santosh

 

1983

18

Dankuni Ph-I

Dankuni

13

1990

19

Dankuni Ph-II & Ph-IIA

Dankuni

8.32

1993/ 1996

20

Dankuni Ph-III

Dankuni

2

2004

21

Durgagpur Ph-I (House)

Durgapur

7

1984

22

Durgagpur Ph-III

Durgapur

3

1995

23

Durgapur Ph-II (House)

Durgapur

7

1984

24

East Enclave

New Town

3.36

2003

25

Eastern Green(Plot)

New Town

81

2000

26

Eastern Grove

New Town

7.2

2010

27

Eastern High

New Town

7.2

2010

28

Eastern Nook

New Town

7.2

2010

29

Ectp Ph-I

Bye Pass

3.76

1991

30

Ectp Ph-II

Bye Pass

3.2

1993

31

Ectp Ph-III

Bye Pass

3.4

1995

32

Ectp Ph-IV

Bye Pass

19.21

1995(E) 1996 (A,B) 1998 (C,D) 2003 (SHOP)

33

Gobindapur Ph-I & II

Lake Garden

4.56

1995 EWS-PH-I 2002 EWS-PH-II 2002 LIG PH-II

34

Golf Glen

Tollygunge

0.07

2003

35

Golf Green (Soroshi)

Tollygunge

0.55

2005

36

Golf Green M-Storied

Tollygunge

5.5

1988

37

Golf Green Ph-I

Tollygunge

10

1978

38

Golf Green Ph-III

Tollygunge

4

1982

39

Golf Green Ph-IV

Tollygunge

10

1982

40

Golf Green Ph-VI(House)

Tollygunge

10

1984

41

Golf Green Ph-VII

Tollygunge

1.11

1985

42

Golf Green- Ph-II

Tollygunge

13

1981

43

Golf Treen Ph-V

Tollygunge

1.3

1983

44

Gumar Math

Gumar Math

3.56

1977

45

Haldia

Haldia

3

1997

46

Himalaya Residency

Siliguri

 

2010

47

Himalayakanya Ph-II(Flat)

Siliguri

4.71

2004

48

Himalaykanya (Sili) SSTP

Siliguri

 

1994

49

Himalaykanya Ph-I(Sili-Fl)

Siliguri

  

50

Himalaykanya Ph-II Ext(Fl)

Siliguri

4.71

 

51

Himalaykanya Ph-II Ext(Ho)

Siliguri

  

52

Himalaykanya Ph-II(House)

Siliguri

4.71

 

53

Himlaykanya Ph-IIA(House)

Siliguri

4.71

 

54

Hudco

Ultadanga

6.25

1976

55

Indrolok- I/II/III

Paikpara

18

1975

56

Jubilee

Brahmapur

4.21

2002

57

Kalindi Housing

Lake Town

12.36

1976

58

Kalindi Plot

Lake Town

 

1976

59

Kalyani Ph-I(House)

Kalyani

2

1989

60

Kalyani Ph-II(House)

Kalyani

5

2004

61

Kalyanpur

Asansol

58

1978

62

Kamarhati

Kamarhati

2.32

1991

63

Kanyapur 4-Storied

Asansol

3

2005

64

Kanyapur Ph-II G+5

Asansol

3

2008

65

Kapashdanga

Hoogly

2.75

1978

66

Karunamoyee Ph-I

Salt Lake

10

1980

67

Karunamoyee Ph-II

Salt Lake

7.32

1981

68

Karunamoyee- Ph-III

Salt Lake

6

1982

69

Kasba Godsa

Ballygunge

2.31

1997

70

Katwa Ph-I

Katwa

7

1989

71

Katwa Ph-II

Katwa

6

1990

72

Katwa Ph-III

Katwa

4

1995

73

Konnagar Ph-I

Konnagar

7

1996

74

Labony

Salt Lake

13.25

1974

75

Lake View

Howrah

2.21

2004 (LIG) 2005 (MIG)

76

Lake View (T1-5 & X-Y)

Howrah

4.21

2007 (T1-3)XY 2010 (T4-5)

77

Manicktala

Maniktala

2.2

1995

78

Mathkal-Nimta Ph-I

Birati

4.21

1997

79

Millenium Tower

New Town

3.26

2007 (LIG) 2007 (MIG) 2006 (HIG)

80

Moonbeam

New Town

5.63

2003

81

Nari

Burdwan

0.25

1979

82

Prantik Ph-I

Thakurpukur

14

2000

83

Prantik Ph-II

Thakurpukur

22

2006

84

Prantik Ph-III(House)

Thakurpukur

22

2007

85

Prantik Ph-IV

Thakurpukur

22

2010

86

Prantik Ph-VB(Public)

Thakurpukur

22

2012

87

Prantikapan Shop

Thakurpukur

22

2008

88

Purba

Tiljala

3.5

2000 2003 (shop)

89

Purbachal Ph-I

Salt Lake

35

1983

90

Purbachal Ph-II

Salt Lake

4.21

1986

91

Purbasha

Maniktala

18.2

1975

92

Ruchira

E.M.Bye Pass

5

2005 (LIG) 2007 (hig)

93

Sakuntala Park

Behala

1.31

2002

94

Sarsuna Ph-I

Behala

35

1986

95

Sarsuna Ph-II

Behala

20

1994

96

Saswati

Baranagar

3

1975

97

Satyapirtala

Hoogly

3.21

2000

98

Serampore Ph-I & II

Serampore

10

1989 (PH-I) 1990 (PH-II) 2005 (PLOT)

99

Shampamirza Nagar

Budge Budge

4.21

1994

100

Shantaneer

Baranagar

7

1975

101

Shilpakanan

Durgapur

 

2010

102

Shilpakanan Ph-I(House)

Durgapur

 

2005

103

Shilpakanan√ā¬†Ph-II(House)

  

2010

104

Shyamali

Salt Lake

4

1975

105

Siriti

Tollygunge

4

1999

106

Sudakshina

Garoa

5

1975

107

Sunny Park

Ballygunge

4.25

1976

108

Uttarayan

Dunlop

6

1975

109

Uttarpara

Uttarpara

2.89

1992

110

Westend Conclave

Dankuni

 

2006

Fixed unit price

The housing board has a fixed price for each housing unit under the four categories:

Flat category

Monthly family income (in Rs)

Plinth area (in sqft)

Maximum unit price (in Rs lakh)

EWS

Less than 10,000

200

1.75 

LIG

10,000-15,000

400

4.1

MIG (Lower)

15,000-25,000

600

9.2

MIG (Upper)

25,000-40,000

800

15

HIG

40,000

841 and above

As per final computation

Last Updated: Fri Mar 15 2019

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