Land deeds have been handed over to 3250 farmers who occupy Mahaweli land.
The land deeds were presented under the patronage of Minister Nimal Siripala de Silva. Measures were adopted to solve the problems of land holders through a mobile service at the Hindu College premises at Digana in Rajawella. Plans are underway to launch a campaign to plant 500,000 saplings simultaneous to the assumption of office by the President for his second term. Marriages of 15 unmarried couples were also registered.