Minister Wimal Weerawansa has revealed of plans to launch flats in the Northern and Eastern Provinces.
The Minister said he had plans to unveil a new national housing programme next year. There is an increasing trend for new housing flats targeting the low and middle income groups as well as shanty dwellers, with the dawn of peace. It will not only be centred in the Western Province, but there are more possibilities of such projects coming up in the North and East.
The Minister was speaking after inspecting the activities of the National Equipment Institute. The Minister also joined a special discussion with the Condominium Management Authority employees.