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Programme to strengthen the agricultural economy in Uva

Jul 4, 2010 12:05:34 PM - itnnews.lk

A programme has been launched to strengthen the agricultural economy by renovating 400 tanks in the Uva Province.

The first water of the Weli-Aara tank at Okkampitiya in Buttala was released under the patronage of Chief Minister of the Uva Province Shashindra Rajapaksa. It was built at the expenditure of Six Million rupees. The farmers in the area will be able to cultivate during both Yala and Maha seasons with the water provided by this tank.