Development projects are being launched marking the beginning of the President’s second term of office.
Arrangements are in place to launch Development projects in every Grama Niladhari Division in the Gampaha District under the first phase of the programme. The Projects will be jointly implemented by the people’s representatives and the Local Bodies in the District, under the guidance of the Economic Development Ministry. 1,177 million rupees has been granted for each Grama Niladhari Division in the District under the intervention of Minister Basil Rajapaksa. Priority has been given to meet the basic needs such as electricity, drinking water and roads. The development projects will be completed before the assumption of office by the President for the second term.