Sri Lanka has inaugurated first model village built with Indian assistance. The village is a part of housing project meant for war affected people.
India has partnered with the ministry of housing and construction and cultural affairs of Sri Lanka to build 100 model villages with Indian grant of Rs 1,200 million.
Static/Current Takeaways Important For EPFO/LIC ADO Mains:
- Capitals of Sri Lanka : Colombo, Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte; Currency: Sri Lankan Rupee.
Source: The Times of India