Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs
|Jurisdiction||Republic of India|
|Headquarters||Nirman Bhawan, New Delhi|
Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA), Government of India, is a federal ministry with executive authority over the formulation and administration of the rules and regulations and laws relating to the housing and urban development in India. The ministry was under the charge of Venkaiah Naidu and was given to Hardeep Singh Puri when Naidu was elected Vice President of India. The Ministry became independent from the Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation in 2004, but was later re-merged with it in 2017.
The ministry announced Smart Cities in India on 27 August 2015.
In July 2019, the ministry released specifications for Metrolite transport system - a cheaper, smaller and slower metro system.
- Central Public Works Department (CPWD)
- Directorate of Estates
- Directorate of Printing
- Land & Development Office
- Town & Country Planning Organisation
- Stationery Office
- Department of Publication
Statutory and Autonomous Bodies
- Delhi Urban Arts Commission
- National Capital Region Planning Board
- National Institute of Urban Affairs
- Rajghat Samadhi Committee
- Public Sector Undertakings
- National Buildings Construction Corporation
- Delhi Development Authority (DDA)
- Delhi Metro
- Chennai Metro
- Kolkata Metro
- Bangalore Metro
- Rapid Metro Gurgaon
- Jaipur Metro
- Mumbai Metro
- Lucknow Metro
- Kochi Metro
- Noida Metro
- Ghaziabad Metro
- Hyderabad Metro
- Navi Mumbai Metro
- Mumbai Monorail
- Nagpur Metro
List of ministers
- National Portal of India : Government : Who's Who
- The Ministry Archived 2010-09-14 at the Wayback Machine Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation.
- K Dash, Dipak (8 July 2017). "MoHUA is the new name for urban development & housing ministry". The Times of India. Retrieved 14 September 2017.
- "Swachh Survekshan 2017 Report (ref page 7)" (PDF).
- MoHUA (20 July 2019). "Standard Specifications of Light Urban Rail Transit System "METROLITE"" (PDF). mohua.gov.in. Retrieved 27 March 2019.
- "Directorate of Estates". Archived from the original on 28 June 2010. Retrieved 1 November 2010.
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