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Now, Andhra Pradesh government to go for reverse tendering in housing projects

Refuting the claims of the TDP leaders that lakhs of houses were built in the last five years, Botcha observed only seven lakh were proposed of which tenders were invited for 3.19 lakh houses.

Published: 06th July 2019 03:29 PM  |   Last Updated: 06th July 2019 07:02 PM   |  A+A-

Jaganmohan Reddy (File photo | EPS)

Jaganmohan Reddy (File photo | EPS)

By Express News Service

VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh's Municipal Administration and Urban Development (MAUD) Minister Botcha Satyanarayana has said that new contractors will be identified for the urban and rural housing projects through reverse tendering.

Refuting the claims of the TDP leaders that lakhs of houses were built in the last five years, Botcha observed only seven lakh were proposed of which tenders were invited for 3.19 lakh houses.

The 3.19 lakh houses have been divided into 34 packages, which were awarded to four contracting agencies, including L and T, Shapoorji and Pallonji, and NCC Ltd.

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