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Monthly allowance for families with disabled persons

Apr 25, 2011 10:55:46 AM - itnnews.lk

Minister Felix Perera has revealed that a monthly allowance is to be granted to 11 thousand families with disabled members.


The Elderly population in Sri Lanka is growing. Also there is a large number of disabled persons. Briefing the media today, the Minister said that taking this situation into consideration, action has been taken to grant a monthly allowance of three thousand rupees for 35 selected families of each Divisional Secretariat Division.