A cargo vessel reaches the Colombo with a stock of cement. It will thus ease the current shortage of cement.
Giving his views Chairman of Lanka Cement Corporation Sisira Paranagama said that a stock of cement had reached the country and this would be issued before 12 midnight today. The stocks will be released not only to Colombo but to agents in every part of the country. He revealed that another stock would reach the country within five days. Mr. Paranagama was confident that the current shortage of cement could be eliminated within the next two weeks.