Extension of Housing Technology
Major Extension Activities: After successful optimization of technology since 1980 onwards more than 5000 houses were constructed in Gujrat, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Tamilnadu, Kerala, Chattisgadh, U.P. and Maharashtra, and also outside the country in Ukraine (Russia). 1 " Nai Roshani for Moda Village Gujarat by Navy and Naval Wives Welfare Association " : After the earthquake of Gujrat a completely ravaged village Moda was rebuilt entirely with 155 Houses, School Buildings, Shopping complex, community House, Roads, Plantation, Rainwater Harvesting structures. This project was implemented with financial aid of Indian Navy. Project was awarded by the State, Indian Navy and HUDCO.
Rural Technology Park: Project with National Institution for Rural Development (NIRD):
- Constructed Mud House with conical arch and mud wall technology.
- Construction of Bamboo house in the Rural Technology Park at NIRD, Hyderabad.
Housing Park: Eight model houses with above technology were constructed at Housing Park of Madhya Pradesh Housing Board, Bhopal.
AIM for SEVA: Hostels having capacity of 100 students each were constructed at
- Pondichery (Tamilnadu)
- Kodlur (Tamilnadu)
- Polur (Tamilnadu)
- Thiruannamalai (Tamilnadu)
- Kadappa (Tamilnadu)
- Vishakapatnam (Andhra Pradesh)
- Vikrampur, Jabalpur (Madhya Pradesh)
- Masod Dist. Nagpur (Maharashtra) and
- Rajgurunagar (two hostels), Dist. Pune (Maharashtra)
District Primary Education Programme (DPEP): Made Gat Sadhana Kendra at Aurangabad, Usmanabad in Maharashtra for DPEP.
Construction of 400 houses in 16 villages under Indira Awas Yojana (IAY) at
- Nashik and
- Wardha district
School Buildings: Primary school building were constructed at half a dozen places in Wardha district and elsewhere.
- Kharangana Gode
- Pipari Meghe
- Karanji bhoge
- Krishnamurti Foundation India Chennai
India Song Project: An ideal village under INDIA SONG PROJECT in collaboration with Wardha Development Association, France, constructed 29 houses, where all appropriate technologies like – solid waste, liquid waste management, kitchen gardening, Electricity generation with biogas, Agrowaste chulha, water filter are implemented on pilot scale.
Eco Tech Village: Conceptualized, designed and implemented a special project entitled, “Eco-Tech Village” under rehabilitation programme at Hingoli District. About 102 houses along with a community hall, Bal Sanskar Kendra and five shops were constructed with all eco-friendly facilities. The project was funded by Ministry of Rural Development, Government of India.