ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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COLOMBO-A Placid Affair

August 28, 1976 Gandhi Marg Society, a non-official organisation, has been actively associat- ted with the Habitat movement, In other ways too, efforts are being made to involve people in this. Thus both the governor and the Chief Minister have emphasised that those who coordinate the activities of the government departments and the non-official agencies should be able to explain the Habitat concept and programme to the villagers in the idiom they understand. The programme drawn up by the state authorities in this connection includes provision of link roads, transport facilities, drainage, education amenities, public health, and a social and cultural infrastructure. To improve the standard of living, an organised effort is being made to supplement the average villager's earnings

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