Thursday, February 17, 2011

Sahaspura Reloaded: Highrises for the Homeless

President inspecting a 3D model of a proposed housing complex to come up in Mihindupura, Kirulapone

On February 16th 2011, Sri Lanka commenced a program to construct 1 million houses to be distributed among the homeless families. The project known as “Jana Sevena” was launched by President Mahinda Rajapaksa.
Accordingly the work of the latest project started from Kirulapane area, where a housing complex consisting of 560 houses will be built within the next 2 year period.-source

We all know how well an experiment sahaspura was. Who shot the architect?...ooh no wait...wimale is there, we are saved!