Foundation stone laid for first Ranaviru village
ANURADHAPURA: Nation Building and Estate Infrastructure
Development Minister S. M. Chandrasena laid the foundation stone for Sri
Lanka’s first Ranaviru village at Morawewa, Horowpathana in the
Anuradhapura district recently.
The new village built on a 500-acre plot of land will consist of
5,000 housing units.
It is the first stage of an islandwide programme to build 50,000
houses for war heroes and will comprise all modern amenities including
schools, hospitals, banks and a new township, a Ministry release said.