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New housing scheme for NWP sanitary labourers

A housing scheme for sanitary labourers of local bodies within both, the Kurunegla and Puttalam districts of the North Western Province (NWP), was recently inaugurated by Deputy Housing and Construction Minister Indika Bandaranayake.

The project was implemented by the National Housing Development Authority(NHDA) and a sum of Rs. 125 million would be disbursed for its activities, Bandaranayake told the Daily News, while addressing a meeting for Grama Niladharies and local government members of the Nikaweratiya electorate of the Kurunegala district, yesterday.

As the first stage of this programme, construction of houses for sanitary labourers attached to the Kurunegala Municipal Council, Kuliyapitiya Urban Council and Wariyapola Pradeshiya Sabha of the Kurunegala district, were initiated.