Saturday, January 15, 2005

Sri Lanka Government Providing Medium-Term Housing, Land

Pulled off of SEA EAT:

Sri Lanka has drawn up a plan to help tsunami victims that will include providing low income groups with land and houses free of charge, tax benefits and rations for at least six months, officials said Friday.

The preliminary report on government plans to help tsunami victims was Friday officially released. Some of the programmes have been put into effect by the authorities, but it is expected to fully come into effect only within the next week.

Read the full article at ReliefWeb.