Rs. 4 m for road repair work in estates
The Youth Empowerment and Socio Economic Development Ministry has
allocated Rs. 4 million to develop roads in the estate sector for the
betterment of the upcountry community in the Ratnapura district on the
instructions of Minister Arumugan Thondaman.
The Minister recently visited the area and held discussions with the
Divisional Secretaries and received first-hand knowledge of the
hardships the estate community undergo due to bad road conditions.
The funds will be allocated to the following road development
schemes: Kambediya road development in the Hemingford estate, Bovily
Lower Division, Pussella Estate Meegadeniya division, St. Jokim Estate
Road Development, Hapugaskande Mukku Watta Road, and Hapugaskande Bk,