Promise Tracker

Construct houses in the Northern and the Eastern Provinces

Budget Speech para. 217: "Lack of proper housing facilities in the North and the East is a key concern of the Government in ensuring the resettlement of those displaced during the conflict. In this regard, we have already initiated a programme to construct houses during 2018-2020."
  • Allocation (Rs. Mn)3,000
  • SectorSocial Welfare
  • Ministry / Government Institution : Ministry of Housing, Construction and Cultural Affairs
    (Previously the Ministry of Housing & Construction)

Openness Tracker


No information on progress was provided in response to both a physical visit to the responsible government agency and a request for information filed under the Right to Information Act No. 12 of 2016. Further, no information that could be used to determine progress of the promise was available on the website of the responsible government agency. Progress was determined using "Progress of Large Scale Development Projects and Programmes as at 30th September 2018", made available on the website of Department of Project Management and Monitoring.

Progress Tracker


Based on the information made available online by the Department of Project Management and Monitoring, progress as at 30 September 2018 was 87% of the target set for 2018.Progress was assessed by weighting progress of activities outlined in the action plan by their allocation.

Sources of Information

  • Budget Tracker - Website Website