As declared by the Government of Good Governance, one of the prime objectives is to provide a shelter for those who are deprived of a house and to grant the legal ownership of the house constructed.
The ceremony to grant freehold ownership under the theme of "Nivasaka Himikama Diviyata Saviyak" ( Ownership of a House - Strength for Life) for those who only possessed a mere licence or a document to declare the ownership of their own dwelling was held at Sugathadasa Stadium with the auspices of Hon. Prime Minister Mr. Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday (20.12.2016).
Hon. Minister of Finance Mr. Ravi Karunanayake, Hon. Members of Parliament of Colombo District Mr. ...Rahuman, A.H.M. Fawzi and Mr. Mano Ganesan were also present in the event.