No stoppage of North, East housing
Dec 19, 2010 7:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
The Economic Development Ministry has denied as incorrect and misleading the lead story in the Sunday Times headlined ‘Basil stops donor funded new buildings in North and East’.
Issuing a release Economic Development Ministry Director General (Development and Communication) Prof Sunanda Madumma Bandara states:
“This statement is totally incorrect and misleading and will give an entirely different message to international lending institutions such as the World Bank, ADB and JICA etc and conflict affected people in the North and East.
“The circular issued by the Ministry has not given any reference to Houses as there is no intension to stop or curtail any on-going or new housing projects in North and East.