Colombo will undergo massive development this year with new expectations of emerging as the wonder of Asia.
It is expected to develop Colombo as an attractive city for investors as well as tourists. The Budget has allocated finance for a number of revolutionary changes in Colombo. Several new programmes including a flood control project are being implemented centering Colombo. It will also be turned into a safe city for roadside vendors.
Numerous projects have been launched to improve the sanitary facilities of nearly 800,000 people who live in and around the capital and their welfare. Plans have been drawn for the beautification of the city as well.