Old Gafoor Building renovation begins today | Daily News

Old Gafoor Building renovation begins today

Renovation of the old Gafoor Building in Colombo 1 will begin on the instructions of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa today (8).

This project is implemented by the Urban Development Ministry on the instructions of Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, under the programme to renovate old buildings in the City of Colombo.

The Urban Development Authority (UDA) together with the Sri Lanka Navy will renovate the Gafoor building at a cost of Rs. 620 million.

State Minister of Urban Development, Coastal Conservation, Garbage disposal and Community Cleanliness Dr. Nalaka Godahewa, Urban Development and Housing Ministry Secretary Sirinimal Perera, UDA officials and the Sri Lanka Navy will participate on the inaugural ceremony today.