President Maithripala Sirisena will declare open the new housing scheme “Lake Crescent Residencies” in Mandawila in Mulleriyawa. The Urban Development Authority has constructed this housing scheme for middle income government and private sector employees, journalists and artistes. There are 500 housing units in this scheme. Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka and several others will also join this occasion.
Meanwhile, the president will also open the Shilpa Abhimani 2018 Craft Exhibition at the BMICH this evening. The president is to declare open the new Wahalkada constructed at the Kolonnawa Ancient Temple this evening as well.