“Obata Geyak – Ratata Hetak” housing program is being implemented with the aim of creating a productive citizen and a happy family by enabling every family in Sri Lanka to live in a comfortable home.
Under the first phase of this program, a low income family living in a temporary house in each Grama Niladhari Division will be selected on a priority basis and a grant of up to a maximum of Rs. 06 lakhs was provided in 5 stages based on the construction progress.
The total target of “Obata Geyak – Ratata Hetak” housing program is 14,022 housing units. Construction of 9,972 houses commenced in the year 2020 and the construction of 4,027 houses was completed. This program will be implemented island wide through the National Housing Development Authority.