Minister S.M. Chandrasena is prepared to find solutions to the elephant threat in Uda Walawa.
People living in the environs of the Uda Walawa National Park are confronting many issues as the Elephant Fence had not been properly put up. The Minister has given an assurance to complete work on this fence which has been not been totally put up. The Minister gave this assurance during a visit to the National Park. The Fence provide protection to around 100 families in villages such as Maha Aara, Pana kaduwa, Thaaligama-yaaya and Gal-paaya. The Minister also inspected the Tourism Zone of the National Park. Thereafter during a visit to the Yala National Park, the Minister instructed the officials to take immediate measures to overcome the prevailing shortcomings