The land on which the Anuradhapura post office is located has been identified for the Implementation of a mixed development project with housing and office facilities for middle income earners and the units are to be made available to middle income families to purchase these facilities under a long term easy payment scheme. The Department of Posts has consented to provide this land to the USDA as a result of the USDA receiving approval from the Cabinet of Ministers to carry out multipurpose projects on lands belonging to the Department of Posts.
Thus this underutilized land with high commercial value can be gainfully used in such manner to bring benefits to both parties. It is proposed to establish housing units and service and modern office premises and according to the proposed concept of the project, it has been planned to construct a building with a basement, a ground floor and 7 storeys. This project is to be implemented by the USDA in the year 2023 and tt is proposed to be financed through the selection of a suitable investor using national competitive bidding under public private partnership without being charged to the Treasury.