The minister for housing & urban affairs, Hardeep Singh Puri urged to adopt new technologies for housing projects to public agencies like defence, railways, housing boards and public sector undertakings (PSUs).
On Thursday, Singh was speaking at a seminar organized by Building Materials and Technology Promotion Council (BMTPC) on a topic of Emerging Building Materials and Construction Technologies in Delhi.
Puri said, “This will provide a further boost to the housing sector.”
Singh said, in order to overcome the housing scarcity in urban areas identification and selection of proper building materials and technologies are necessary.
The housing minister, Hardeep Singh Puri also launched a mobile application on “Bamboo Housing & Construction”.