A total of 17067 houses were completely damaged in the floods. The rebuilding of houses is being implemented under six schemes.
The beneficiary led construction under the LIFE Mission is the major one. Under this scheme, the amount will be credited to the beneficiary in 3 instalments. 12240 families have opted for beneficiary led construction. First instalment amounting upto 86 crore has been paid to 11678 families. Second instalment has been given to 6793 families. 110 crore have been spent on this account. 91 crore distributed as third instalment which was given to 6793 families. Construction of 5640 houses has been completed so far.
Second scheme is implemented by co-operative service societies. A total of 2098 families opted for this scheme. 17.60 crore has been given to 1957 families as first instalment. Construction of 1808 houses is completed under this scheme.
719 families have lost both house and land. Land has been found for 494 beneficiaries. The construction is yet to begun.
1091 families living in puramboke land have lost houses. Out of which, land has been procured for 903 families.
Land has been procured for 619 families out of 619 families living in disaster prone areas that need to be rehabilitated. Money for the construction will be distributed soon.
In addition to these schemes, there are houses sponsored by NGOs and other organizations. 1084 houses falls under this sponsorship scheme. Construction of 970 houses has started, out of which 862 houses are completed.
There has been dispute regarding the ownership of some houses. Adalats are being held to resolve these issues.
Construction of 9684 houses have completed under various schemes so far.