The 33rd model village “Suramyagama” at Mahakurunde, Bentara Miriswatta in Galle District was vested in the public on 06th July 2017 by Hon.Sajith Premadasa, Minister of Housing and Construction under New Village Reawakening Programme.
The National Housing Development Authority granted low interest rate housing loans for the construction of housing units in “Suramyagama” under Community Participatory Housing Development Programme. This village consists of 25 new housing units. Every housing unit with an area of 10 perches in extent was facilitated with clean drinking water, electricity, access roads and a formal internal road system.
Following benefits were enabled to the people by vesting the “Suramyagama” model village in public on 06th July 2017.
- The ownerships thereof were given to 25 recipient families of housing in the village
- Scattered housing loans worth Rs.66,000,000 were granted to 660 low income families in the area
- Title deeds for lands in which they occupy were furnished for 50 families in the area
- 2 special donations were awarded by “Sevana” Fund