Parliamentarian R. Dumindha Silva laid the foundation stone for a multi storied housing project in Orugodawatta yesterday.
This new housing scheme which consists of 1500 housing units will be given to low income group families in Colombo city.
The 4 billion rupee housing project which will sprawl on a 5 acre land is expected to be completed within 33 months.
The Orugodawatta new housing scheme is the 18th project that comes under the ‘Re-awakening’ project series introduced by the Urban Development Authority.
Addressing the ceremony, MP R. Dumindha Silva said that the prime aim of this project is to provide new housing facilities to the less affluent people of Colombo city.