Those live in low-income rural villages.
Upper Egyptian governorates, from the North to the South, are Fayoum, Beni Suef, Menya, Asyut, Sohag, Qena, Luxor, and Aswan.
It is noted that roads are one of five main utilities the government is upgrading and expanding across the country.
The number of units offered is 125,000 and they are located in 14 new cities.
Younes affirmed that all slum areas will be eliminated by the end of 2020.
There is a LE2-billion increase compared to the current fiscal year.
The reason is the large size of utilities needed.
Utilities are being introduced in the fifth phase of the social housing project established in the 10th of Ramadan city.