United States Virginia change
Sri Lanka Breaking News
Sri Lanka parliament
vivalankaSri Lanka newsSri Lanka businessSri Lanka sportsSri Lanka technologySri Lanka travelSri Lanka videosSri Lanka eventssinhala newstamil newsSri Lanka business directory
vivalanka advertising
Menu
Stay Connected
facebooktwittermobile
Popular Searches
T20 World Cup
Sponsored Links
Sri Lanka Explorer

DATE TREES ADORN KATTANKUDI

Aug 3, 2011 1:01:10 PM - itnnews.lk

Date trees adorn the Kattankudi town in Batticaloa. These trees are full of dates.

The Kattankudi town within the Batticaloa District gives a glimpse of a city in the Middle East. 70 date trees have been planted on either side of the road within the town within a distance of two kilometers. The trees are now abundant with dates. Reports said that the people are visiting the Kattankudi town to have a glimpse of this eye catching scene. The Project is the brainchild of Minister M.L.A.M. Hisbullah and Kattankudi Urban Council Chairman .H.M. Aswer. Minister Salinda Dissanayake who was on a recent official tour of the Batticaloa District also viewed these trees.