Immediate action is being taken to modernize the road from Karandupana to Rambukkana.
Minister Basil Rajapaksa since taking oaths as Minister for Economic Development undertook an inspection tour of the Elephant Orphanage at Pinnawala, as his first field duty. He has given instructions to immediately modernize the roads based on a pledge given during this visit. It will facilitate thousands of local and foreign tourists visiting the Elephant Orphanage. The eight kilometer road is being carpeted and the work commenced yesterday. Sabaragamuwa Chief Minister Maheepala Herath participated. Many people’s representatives and public officials were present.