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World Habitat Day commemorated

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor October 7, 2019 19:24

World Habitat Day commemorated

World Habitat Day National commemoration ceremony was held at Ape Gama premises. It is titled Let’s Make Waste – Wealth with an Innovative Approach.
The event was organized by the Ministry of Housing and Cultural Affairs and the National Housing Development Authority. An art competition and an essay competition were held parallel to the World Habitat Day celebration. Awards and certificates were presented to the winners. Chairman of the National Housing Development Authority Lakvijaya Sagara Palansooriya said that 100 model villages could be opened to the public within two weeks.
Meanwhile, seven new model villages in the Vavuniya District have been vested with the public in line with the World Habitat Day. These model villages were built in Vavuniya, Vavuniya South and Vengala Settikulam Divisional Secretariats. 414 resettled families and low income families received houses under this scheme. 210 million rupees was spent on this project.

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor October 7, 2019 19:24