Dubai: The Shaikh Zayed Housing Programme (SZHP) approved on Sunday the names of 252 beneficiaries for housing aid valued at Dh190 million, which includes 226 loans and 26 grants.

The aid was distributed to 177 applications for the construction of new houses, 22 applications for completing the construction of houses, 50 for the purchase of houses, two for annexes to existing houses, and one for government residence.