Nearly 30,000 families to be registered
Under Janasevana Swashakthi programme:
The Construction, Engineering Services, Housing and Common Amenities
Ministry has taken measures to register 30,000 families living in under
developed habitats in Colombo urban areas, with the objective of
uplifting their living standards under the Janasevana Swashakthi Human
Development Programme, Construction, Engineering Services, Housing and
Common Amenities Minister Wimal Weerawansa, said.
“Nearly 12,000 families have already been registered while 80
families have also been developed under the Janasevana Swashakthi Human
The ministry plans to develop 100 families this year under this
programme,” the minister added. He said free advisory programmes, free
health services, loan facilities for self employment and many more
facilities would be provided for the under developed families.