Cannot access web content from user's home directories using httpd

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While trying to access web content from user's home directory we see following errors in /var/log/httpd/error_log

[Wed Aug 07 06:49:14.816786 2019] [core:error] [pid <>] (13)Permission denied: [client <>:<>] AH00035: access to /~test1/ denied (filesystem path '/home/test1/public_html') because search permissions are missing on a component of the path


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