1500 families living in five Districts have been given Ranbima Deeds.
These deeds have been offered to families living in the Kalutara, Galle, Matara, Hambantota and Moneragala Districts and who do not own an inch of land. The handing over of the deeds took place at the Sri Lanka – Singapore Community Treatment Centre under the guidance of Speaker Chamal Rajapaksa. Ministers Bandula Gunawardena and Jagath Pushpakumara and Southern Chief Minister Shan Wijelal de Silva were present.
Giving his views on this occasion, the Speaker said that the task of enhancing production is vested on those who own land. He told them that it is they who can give solutions to all these problems. As such, the Speaker requested the land recipients to cultivate minor crops on their land and enhance production.