The function of handing over 30 houses which were constructed in the Kegalle district for war heroes under the ‘Api Wenuwen Api’ fund to war heroes is scheduled to be held on the 17th of March under the patronage of President Mahinda Rajapakse at the Meeduma Sri Sumangala College Grounds at Rambukkana.
This housing project is being implemented at district level while it is reported that this project which is under the direct guidance of the Defence Secretary and the supervision of the Chairperson of the Seva Vanitha Unit of the Ministry of Defence Ayoma Rajapakse.
Among these 30 houses which are constructed for war heroes 26 houses are scheduled to be presented to the Sri Lanka Army while 04 houses are scheduled to be presented to the Sri Lanka Navy.
A media briefing was held at the Ministry of Defence this morning with this regard under the patronage of the Director General of the Media Center for National Security Lakshman Hulugalle.
The Chairperson of the Seva Vanitha Unit of the Ministry of Defence Ayoma Rajapakse participated at this media briefing while a documentary on the housing projects which were constructed under the ‘Api Wenuwen Api’ Fund was also telecast.