Restoration of Water Quality of Beira Lake

Budget Speech para.130: "'Beira Lake Cleaning', a project that initially commenced in 2000 with US aid, will be completed in order to restore water quality." Allocation Revised: The allocation has been revised to Rs. 500 mn.

  • Allocation (Rs. Mn)800
  • SectorCity Planning
  • Ministry / Government Institution : Ministry of Urban Development, Water Supply and Housing Facilities

Openness Tracker

Restricted

Action plan of the promise was available online on the website of the ministry. Additionally, the updated action plan was received through the RTI with the revised allocation. The RTI response stated that the progress report could be obtained on the website of the ministry, however, it was not available.

Progress Tracker

Undisclosed

The revised Action Plan was provided in response to the request for information filed under the Right to Information Act No 12 of 2016. The RTI response stated that the progress report could be obtained on the website of the ministry, however, it was not available. Hence, the information available is insufficient to determine the progress of the promise.

Agency Openness Ranking 8

The Ministry of Urban Development, Water Supply and Housing Facilities was ranked 8th out of 16 government institutions assessed in 2019. The rank was determined based on the weighted average score of 61.3 received by the ministry (weighted average based on allocation). This score was based on the disclosure of information on 7 proposals assessed in 2019, which were under the purview of the ministry.

Budget Speech para. 129 & para. 141: Fully usable information was obtained for both proposals through the website of the ministry.

Budget Speech para. 134: Fully usable information for the proposal was obtained through a request filed under the Right To Information Act and was received within the stipulated timelines.

Budget Speech para. 43 & para. 139: Partially usable information was obtained for both proposals through the website of the Department of Project Management & Monitoring.

Budget Speech para. 44 & para. 130: No information on progress was available for the proposals.

For detailed information on the method of calculating the weighted average scores: http://www.budgetpromises.org/en/how-it-works

Sources of Information

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