Dubai: The Shaikh Zayed Housing Programme (SZHP) has approved the names of 374 beneficiaries eligible for housing aid at a total cost of Dh277.8 million.

The aid will be distributed as loans for 291 recipients, while 83 others will receive housing grants.

The housing aid was approved during a meeting of the SZHP board chaired by Dr Abdullah Mohammad Bel Haif Al Nuaimi, Minister of Infrastructure Development and Chairman of SZHP.