The UPFA mayoral candidate for the Colombo Municipal Council (CMC) Milinda Moragoda assures that the government would not evict any citizen residing inColombo.
Moragoda says the government would instead build a model housing scheme to display the quality of houses offered to the persons living in temporary shelters or slums inColombo.
He notes that the people currently living in slums would be provided with better, spacious and clean houses.
He added that the people residing in the so-called “wattas” living under difficult and unhygienic conditions.
According to Morgaoda, the government would take measures to provide a decent living for the people living in slums.