More credit to low-income groups
The Economic Development Ministry has distributed Rs 54,249 million
credit to low-income group families through the Samurdhi Bank network to
uplift their livelihoods, said Samurdhi Authority’s Director General
Bandula Thilakasiri. This was a great relief to low-income group people
who could not obtain loans from commercial banks due to lack of
Some of the beneficiaries under this scheme had settled the previous
loans obtained by them, he said.