Promise Tracker

Provide 20,000 housing units under the Urban Regeneration Project by 2020 for low income segment 

Budget Speech para. 216: "We will provide 20,000 housing units under the Urban Regeneration Project (URP) by 2020 for the low income segment in the country. By now 2017, 5,856 of such units have already been completed. Given the Government’s commitment to accelerating these projects, Rs. 17.5 billion will be allocated in 2018. These projects have already commenced in Angoda, Kolonnawa, Maligawatte and Dematagoda."
  • Allocation (Rs. Mn) :  17,500
  • Sector :  Social Welfare
  • Ministry / Government Institution :  Ministry of Megapolis and Western Development

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Responsive

Information was obtained through (i) the 'Progress of development projects and programmes as at 31st March 2018' Report published online by the Department of Project Management and Monitoring; and (ii) the Action Plans, Financial Plan and Progress Report received from the responsible agency in response to a request under the RTI Act.

Progress Tracker

Progressing

Activities scheduled under the promise are progressing in line with their targets for the first six months. Based on information made available, progress as at 30 June 2018 (weighted by allocation) was 63%, in line with the target (weighted by allocation) of 69%.

Sources of Information

  • Budget Tracker - Website Website
  • Budget Tracker - Website RTI