Development plan, a boon to H'tota
The greater Hambantota Development Project plan has been released by
the Urban Development Authority (UDA).
It consists of residential area, mixed development zone, commercial
zone, public and semi-public zone, heavy industrial zone, forest
conservation zone, wildlife conservation zone, cultural conservation
zone, airport and airport related activisties zone, sea port and sea
port activities related zone and agriculture zone (paddy).
An administration complex and an international convention centre
similar to BMICH also comes under the project.
A beach park along the coastal belt from the heart of the Hambantota
town is another proposal.