Houses built for victims of the Meeriyabedda landslide are to be handed over before 'Deepavali" in October this year. According to army media sources 75 houses built in Makaladeniya, close to Diyaluma are to be given to the beneficiaries.
Ministry of Primary Industries will implement a series of self-employment development programs which generate more than Rs.75, 000 monthly incomes for each person within next year. Plans in this regard have already been drafted.
Western Province Magapolis Development plan has already commenced the largest urban development plan of the South Asian region while widening the horizons of city development in Sri Lanka. All arrangements are now in place to commence the activities of the first phase of Techno City comprising of five technology institutes including the National Science Centre, Satellite Centre and Technology University.