Minister Basil Rajapaksa says that the government will provide facilities to cultivate all areas in the North.
Minister Rajapaksa disclosed that the government has already planned to provide farmers with the necessary facilities to cultivate all areas in the North during the forthcoming Maha season. The Government has taken steps to assist the farmers from the initial stage of cultivation and to the final stage of marketing their harvest. The Government of Japan has donated machinery worth more than 150 million rupees to uplift agriculture. The Minister made these remarks in Kilinochchi taking part in a ceremony to handover the agricultural gear.