Minister Basil Rajapaksa has said that the Government’s intention is to provide a house to every family based on the “Mahinda Chintana – Extended Version”. Electricity, roads and other infrastructure required will also be provided.
The Minister said that as enunciated in the Mahinda Chintana, the Government’s desire was to provide shelter for every family in addition to the required power, roads and other infrastructure. The President’s intention was to fulfil this task honestly as he had fulfilled the other uphill tasks.
Minister Rajapaksa was the Chief Guest on the final day of the “Thunkal Dekma” Habitat 2010 Exhibition. The exhibition at the Parliamentary grounds ended today. It was organized by the Ministry of Construction, Engineering Services, Housing and Public Amenities, marking World Habitat Day. Minister Wimal Weerawansa also spoke. Minister Dinesh Gunawardena and Deputy Ministers Lasantha Alagiyawanna and Nandimithra Ekenayake were present.