Minister Rajitha Senaratne says that steps are being taken to uplift the ornamental fish industry.
The Minister said experiments are being conducted to explore possibilities in ornamental fish breeding. Many projects are currently underway in respect of this industry. He hopes to implement these projects island wide in due course. People can earn a good income by being involved in such industries. About 100 thousand rupees can be easily earned within four months if a person can venture into investing 25 thousand rupees.
He was speaking at a function held to present certificates to those who had followed a course on fish breeding. The event was held at the Beruwala Divisional Secretariat. 42 students received certificates. Managing Director of the NARA Nilmini Diyabedanage and several others were present.