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Township and strategic city development programme in Kandy, Anuradhapura, Galle Jaffna

Budget Speech para. 222: "Mr Speaker, our development model is not limited to only the Colombo District and its suburbs, but it is an inclusive development strategy that encompasses all 25 Districts in the country. As such, the township and strategic city development programme will initially cover Kandy, Anuradhapura, Galle and the Jaffna Districts." Allocation Revised: According to the progress report available on the website of the responsible institution, the allocation for this promise has been revised from LKR 12,000 million to LKR 5,275 million.
  • Allocation (Rs. Mn)12,000
  • SectorCity Planning
  • Ministry / Government Institution : Ministry of Megapolis and Western Development

Openness Tracker


Information on progress was obtained through the progress report made available on the website of the responsible government agency. Further, information was also provided in response to the request for information filed under the Right to Information Act No 12 of 2016 and a request made by email to the responsible government agency.

Progress Tracker


Based on the information made available, progress as at 31 December 2018 was assessed as 83% 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
  • Budget Tracker - Website Over the counter
  • Budget Tracker - Website RTI