Under the guidance of Chief Minister of Northern Province, Justice C.V.Wigneswaran, Chief Minister’s Ministry provided the financial assistance to the war affected people who are below poverty line in Northern Province for construction of permanent houses under PSDG fund.
Chief Minister has given the first payment to the beneficiaries at the Chief Minister’s Secretariat on 17 June 2015. 09 beneficiaries received the first payment under this scheme.
Secretary to the Chief Minister R. Varatheeswaran chaired the event. Ministry’s Chief Accountant P. Jeyarajah was present also in this event.
Chief Minister laid down the foundation stone for a house at Navatkuli also.
Ministry of Local Government, Northern Provincial Council has inaugurated a project called “New house for poverty line people”. This is will provide financial assistance to construct houses for families who are under poverty line. Under this scheme, 05 beneficiaries from Mullaitivu and Jaffna have been selected.
Chief Minister of Northern Province Justice C.V.Wigneswaran has given the first payment to the beneficiaries from Mullaitivu district at the Chief Minister’s Secretariat on 29th October 2014. Secretary to the Chief Minister S.Thiruvakaran also participated in this event.
Beneficiaries were selected among the war affected poverty line who didn’t receive any housing assistances from other sources.
In future beneficiaries will also selected from other districts in the Northern Province as well.