The Agrarian Services Minister has underlined that there is no need to import fertilizer.
Minister S.M. Chandrasena said there is no need to import organic fertilizer. Stocks available in the country are sufficient. No one can import fertilizer according to their whims and fancies. He clearly stated that no one will be permitted to unload fertilizer which had been imported.
The Minister was speaking while introducing three 500 gram bag fertilizer varieties for home-garden cultivation. The event was held at the Lak Pohora complex at Hunupitiya in Wattala. It was pointed out at this function that the fertilizer for fruits, vegetables and flowers can be purchased from Supermarkets.