Mechanism to provide relief to those displaced due to fire in Kajeemawatta

A special District Coordinating Committee meeting was held under the direction of Prime Minister Dinesh Gunawardena on the instructions of President Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday (28) to provide relief to those displaced by the fire that broke out on Tuesday (27) night in a housing complex located in Kajeemawatta, Thotalanga. The future plans regarding those displaced was also discussed at this meeting.

It was revealed at this meeting that 306 persons residing in 71 houses had been displaced as a result of the fire. It was also revealed that 60 houses were completely destroyed, while another

11 houses were partially damaged. Out of 306 displaced people, 200 are adults and 106 are children. So far, the Colombo District Secretariat has made arrangements to accommodate the displaced people at the Modara Garden Community Hall and the Kelani Nadee Viharaya. With the intervention and support of the Disaster Management Center, Colombo Municipal

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