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Circuit Bungalows in Wilpattu reopen

Dec 19, 2010 4:20:19 AM - itnnews.lk

Four circuit bungalows in the Wilpattu National park have been reopened. These were re-opened by Minister S.M. Chandrasena.

The Park was reopened to the public on August 15TH and the Wildlife Department’s circuit bungalows were under renovation for the past several months. The bungalows in Kokmotai, Manawila, Panikkawila and Thalawila were opened yesterday. With the increased number of visitors to the park the Wildlife Department is taking measures to upgrade the infrastructure facilities for visitors. Reconstructions of roads built for visitors are nearing completion. In order to make water abundant for the wild life, the initial plans will be to renovate 10 tanks under the present project. The Army Engineers Corps has already started work on three tanks,