Ethiligoda Housing Scheme

In  2009 NAAL completed and handed over its one of the largest development projects with the construction of 38 two-storey houses for the tsunami affected persons of Galle municipality.    Although there were number of housing scheme that were opened to settle the Tsunami victims in Galle District, out of them Ethiligoda Housing Scheme is a unique scheme built by NAAL with the lavish donation of LKR 82 million funded by Velsen Helps Galle (VHE) in The Netherlands.  Having a limited land resource, 2.2 hectors, part of which was filled due to water logging, within the Galle Municipal limit, 38 housing units, two story twin houses were built with all necessary facilities. The Tsunami victims were selected by the District Secretary as a special category of affected persons  belong to employees of both state  and private sector whose houses were completely destroyed but could not get alternate accommodation for a long time . The scheme was declared opened by Her Excellency the Ambassador of the Netherlands along with the First Secretary Mr Gerrit Noordam and a representation of citizens of Velsen from the Foundation    led by its Chairman Mr.Guus Haartendorf, along with Cabinet Ministers, Governor of the Southern Province, Mayor of Galle and senior government officials. A community center was also built for the benefit of the beneficiaries of the housing scheme.

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