All villages in the Polonnaruwa District will be supplied with electricity by 2012.
The Swedish Government is spending 6.9 billion rupees following the intervention of President Rajapaksa. The programme of supplying power to these areas will begin from next year.
A special meeting in this respect was held under the patronage of Deputy Minister Siripala Gamlath at the Polonnaruwa District Secretariat. Many officials of the Power and Energy Ministry attended this meeting.