JICA Supporting USD 300 mn Water Supply Project for Western Province

island.lk, Feb 26,’16

Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has agreed to support the Sri Lankan government to implement new city development projects and projects to supply clean drinking water (Western Province, targeting Colombo and its suburbs) to the people of Sri Lanka. Therefore, JICA will provide US $ 300 million for the entire clean water project, which will be given to Sri Lanka as a concessionary loan.