PMB purchases 17,000 metric tons of paddy
Apr 2, 2010 1:38:02 PM - itnnews.lk
Six thousand and five hundred metric tons of Paddy have been bought by the government under the paddy purchasing programme.
Minister Maithreepala Sirisena visited the Mahaweli B area to inspect paddy purchasing at the government storage facilities. Polonnaruwa District has been divided into 5 zones and purchasing is done under 275 farmer’s representatives at 17 centres. [...]