Housing Programme (Progress as at 30th Sep. 2016)

Green Gold Housing Scheme Village / Township Concept

Under the “Green Gold” housing scheme commenced using government funds in 2016, the approval has been granted to construct 1,401 houses by the end of this year. The houses are at different stages of construction in 7 plantation areas namely Nuwara Eliya, Hatton, Kegalle, Badulla, Rathnapura, Kandy, and Galle. The unit cost of construction is Rs.650, 000 and 47% will be given grant and 53% loan to be recovered at 7.5% interest over a period of 15 years from the payroll of the workers. Those who lost their houses due to landslide will be given fully grant houses.

Construction of Green Gold Housing

Serial No. Plantation Areas Estate Company Name of the Estate Number of Houses
01 Galle

 

Namunukula Hulandhawa 25
Watawala Homadola 25
Kotagala Hedigalla 13
Namunukula Pallegoda-Ihala 10
Forestor 18
Total 91
02 Rathnapura

 

Balangoda Marathenna 31
  Dethanagala 19
Kahawatta Havupe 15
Balangoda Pettigala

(Factory) Ihala

48
Total 113
03 Badulla PVT Needwood 11
Gonakele 48
Namunukula Kenaweralla 23
Agarapathana Pitaranmale 20
47
Total 149
04 Kegalle Kelaniveli Devalakanda 06
  Paanawatta 26
  Kalupahana 10
  Kalupahana 10
  40
  40
Kegalle Atale 12
Total 144
05 Kandy

 

SLSPC Gomare 19
JEDB Hope 25
06
SLSPC Nikoloya 17
Midland 07
Pussellawa Sogama 15
Kahawatta Galamuduna 11
  Panvila 23
Kahawatta Bohill/Ketabola 16
Kraihead 15
Total 154
06 Hatton

 

Bogawanthalawa Kotiyagala 184
Maskeliya Brownswik 25
Watawala Kenilwoth 03
Horona Tilcultry 10
Babarakele 20
Mahanilu 15
Kelaniveli Ingestrie 15
Kotagala Mayfield 16
Crystellas Farm

20
Stonicliff 23
Total 331
07 NuwaraEliya

 

Agarapathana Hotwill 150
Udapussellawa Cotlodge 24
Talawakelle Desford 16
15
14
Agarapathana Torinton 12
Udapussellawa Konkodiya 02

15

14

12

02

23

18

Elpitiya Sheen 18
12
Mathurata Kabaragala 10
Elpitiya Medakombra 23
Watawala Woltreem 10
Kegalle Lucky land 25
Mathurata Maha Uva 15
Kelaniveli Glasurf 15
PVT Wevandon 58
Total 419
  Grand Total 1,401