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Samurdhi Division

Vision

Establishment of a prosperous community in the district with enhanced lovability and less poverty

 

Mission

Management,coordinaton and supervision of both human and physical resources in amicable and efficient  manner to encourage a sustainable development in the district  by means of  donations, encouragements of banking facilitation, life style development, social development and infrastructure development

 

Goals

  1. Minimizing the poverty of the people in the district.
  2. Introducing projects in the sectors of agriculture, livestock farming, industries and services for the less income gainers of the community and promoting opportunities for them to be shareholders of the national economy.
  3. Implementation of the savings and development programs with the participation of the community
  4. Encouragement of a participation based development under the huddleing of the community
  5. Introduction of entrepreneurs sustainably
  6. Organizing different programmes to safe guard the socially iltreated women,school students and civilians
  7. Implementation of spiritual programmes to enhance a righetous society

 

Functions

1.   Implementation of the programmes of the subsidises

1.1  Provision of Samurdhi subsidises.

1.2  Provision of  nutritious subsides to the pregnant ladies.

1.3  Provision of fuel allowances

1.4  Launch of social security programmes.

 

2.     Implementation of social development programmes.

2.1  Organization of special programmes to the socially illtreated people

2.2  Constructing houses of “Diriya Piyasa” for people who lost houses

2.3  Provision of scholarships and educational utensils for the students of less income families.

2.4  Launch of child societies to advance their skills to the national level.

2.5  Schooling of the children who are the non attendants of the schools.

2.6  Minimizing of the drug addiction

2.7  Celebration of the national and the international days.

 

3.   Launching banking societies programmes

3.1  Provision of  housing loan facilities and introduction of income generating projects for Samurdhi and low  salary incomers

3.2   Conduct of saving programmes by clustering of the community.

 

4. Launching of programmes for the standardization of the life style

4.1  Augmentation of the income level of the Samurdhi and low salary incomers by way of agriculture,livestock, and industrialization

5. Launching programmes to develop the infrastructure facilitie

5.1   Launching of infrastructure development programmes to increase the living standard of the people under the community participation

 

Particulars of the Samurdhi Division as at 15.07.2013

 

Description

Number of   projects approved

Number of   projects completed

Amount Rs.Mn

Particulars in respect of Subsidies

68809


433.05

Particulars in  respect of officers

Samurdhi Managers

97(persons)



Samurdhi Development Officers

924(persons)



Projects implemented by the circular fund

Agricultural Projects

54


2.15

Animal Husbandry Projects

8


0.24

Industries

50


1.9

Sales and Services

28


0.98

Total

140

5.27

Particulars in respect of housing

Diriya Piyasa housing-2011

139

138

13.20

Diriya Piyasa housing-2012

37

36

2.00

Special housing 2011

27

27

2.60

Housing of the Social Development Fund 2012

47

43

1.60

Housing of the Social Development Fund 2013

13


1.29

Housing implemented by the Housing Development Fund 2012

167

112

9.00

Housing constructed by the Divineguma provisions 2012

121

80

6.41

Total

551

436

36.10

Particulars in respect of Bank Unions

Number of Banks

44



Number of members of the Bank Unions

517332



Total number of deposits.

420834


1340

Total number of loan issues

193606


2811.79

Total investment



2328.52

Compulsory savings

96498


932.53

Awarding of ‘Sipdora’ Scholarships

Birth

19


95000

Marriage

230


824000

Diseases

368


1081200

Death

401


3990000

Sipdora Scholarships

703


703000

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source - District Samurdhi Division,District Secretariat,Kegalle