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Community projects initiated in Matara

Community welfare projects to provide pure drinking water and sanitation facilities for underprivileged families, have been initiated in the divisional secretariat divisions of the Matara district.

They include the Dickwelle, Devinuwara, Weligama, Mulatiyana, Pasgoda and Pitabeddara DS Divisions.

Low-income families deprived of proper drinking water facilities, have been provided with water tanks and another selected 20 families without proper sanitation facilities, have been granted financial assistance to construct latrines. In addition, another selected 130 underprivileged families are due to be provided with water tanks and financial assistance.

The projects are being funded by the German Association for International Development, programme coordinator C. Ranawaka said.