Rs 280 m on Maligawatte housing complex
Maligawatte housing complex, renovated after long years will be
handed over to the public on August 5 under the patronage of
Construction Engineering Services, Housing and Common Amenities Minister
Maligawatte housing complex was established in 1973 and renovated
after 39 years. Under the guidance of President Rajapaksa a number of
long neglected housing complexes in Colombo have been renovated under
the Mahinda Chinthanaya Janasewana Nagamu Purawara Programme. About
10,000 people live in 1520 housing units of the Maligawatte housing
The National Housing Development Authority has spent 280 million
rupees for the modernization project of the housing complex with
carpeted roads and other facilities.
All renovations are done by the State Engineering Corporation.
Deputy Minister Lasantha Alagiyawanna, Colombo Mayor A.J.M.Muzamil,
Ministry Secreatary Wimalasiri Perera, NHDA Chairman Jayantha
Samaraweera, State Engineering Corporation Chairman Jagath Kumara Perera
will participate at the occasion.