All people in the Vayamba Province will be provided electricity by 2012.
The project is being launched at a cost of six billion rupees. Four billion rupees out of this will be spent on the Kurunegala District, while the remaining two billion rupees on the Putlam District.
The Government will be spending 30 thousand rupees for supplying electricity for low income families. Already estimates have been prepared 400 electricity schemes. Proposals have been presented for 27 more projects.
A progress review meeting was held at the Kurunegala District Secretariat under the patronage of Minister Premalal Jayasekera.