Hriday scheme -Heritage city development and augmentation yojana

Hriday scheme -Heritage city development and augmentation yojana

The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, Government of India, launched the National Heritage City Development and Augmentation Yojana – HRIDAY scheme on 21st January 2015, with a center on the holistic development of heritage cities. Hriday yojana cities aim to conserve and revitalize the soul of the heritage city to reflect the city’s distinctive character by encouraging alluring, available, enlightening & secured environment.

With a period of 4 years (finishing in November 2018) and a total outlay of INR 500 Crores, the Hriday heritage Scheme is being implemented in 12 identified Cities namely, twelve heritage cities, namely Hriday cities as follows:

Ajmer (Rajasthan)


Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh)


Amritsar (Punjab)


Badami (Karnataka)


Dwaraka (Gujarat)


Gaya (Bihar)


Kanchipuram (Tamil nadu)


Mathura (Uttar Pradesh)

mathura Hriday yojna
mathura Hriday yojna

Puri (Odisha)

puri Hriday yojana
puri Hriday yojana

Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh)

varanasi Hriday yojna
varanasi Hriday yojna

Velankanni (TamilNadu)

velankanni Hriday yojana
velankanni Hriday yojna


Warangal Hriday yojna
Warangal Hriday yojna


The scheme is implemented in a mission mode.

The National Hriday Yojna generally focuses on four argument areas i.e. Physical Infrastructure, Institutional Infrastructure, Economic Infrastructure & Social Infrastructure for energizing and restorative the soul of Heritage City.

HRIDAY is a central govt. sector yojana, where 100% financial support will be provided by the Government of India. The duration of this scheme is four years i.e. from December-2014 to March-2018.

Hriday scheme cities Map :


hriday cities map
hriday cities map

The Hriday budget on 12 cities:

More than 400 Crores sanctioned by central govt. To all these 12 cities based on the work to be done.   click to see budget details city wise


Hriday scheme progress Dashboard:

Here anyone can check the progress of work carried out by Hriday yojana in all different cities within detail information like Amount sanctioned to date, pending amount to be sanctioned, % of work completed & % of work to be completed, etc.


The Hriday Yojna Contact details:

To contact the officials related to Hriday yojna please visit:


HRIDAY National Project Management Unit

National Institute of Urban Affairs- NIUA
1st and 2nd Floor, Core 4B, India Habitat Centre,
Lodhi Road, New Delhi – 110003.INDIA
Phone: (+91 11)24643284/24617517
Fax: (+91 11)24617513