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.