Photo Essay—Sri Lanka: The housing crisis and Colombo’s poor

By Shantan Kumarasamy and Panini Wijesiriwardane
3 July 2017

The following photo essay by Shantan Kumarasamy and Panini Wijesiriwardane provides a glimpse into the life of the poor in the shanties of Colombo. WSWS reporters spoke to one family that lives beside the Kelanivelly railway track near the Udahamulla Railway Station.

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Sri Lanka: The housing crisis and Colombo’s poor

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