Resettlement of Muslim IDP’s - Provision of housing and infrastructure
Budget Speech para. 280: "In the early 90’s, all Muslims living in the North were forcibly evicted by the LTTE. Since then, many of them have been living as Internally Displaced People. Rs. 2,500 million will be allocated for infrastructure development and housing for these displaced persons. Funds will be allocated to expedite the resettlement processes which include the rehabilitation of the Mannar town area and to continue the township development programme at Silawathura." Allocation Revised: The allocation for this promise has been revised from LKR 2,000 million to LKR 1,750 million
- Allocation (Rs. Mn) : 2,500
- Sector : Reconciliation
- Ministry / Government Institution : Ministry of Industry and Commerce
Openness Tracker Uncooperative
Information was obtained through the Action Plan, Financial Plan and Progress Report received from the responsible agency in response to a request under the RTI Act. However, it was obtained after filing an appeal/after significant followup.
Progress Tracker Lagging
Some activities under the promise have been initiated. However, progress for the first six months falls short of target.
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