392 million rupees will be spent on the development of the Sabragamuwa University. The Higher Education Minister has given instructions to officials to expedite development work related to Faculties, hostels and sports.
Minister S.B. Dissanayake declared open the new fully fledged canteen for University students and the hostel put up for the non-academic staff. He laid the foundation stone for the new Sports Complex and the Geological Faculty. The estimated cost is 382 million rupees. The Minister instructed the relevant officials to grant 10 million rupees for the repair of the University hostels. Higher Education Secretary Sunil Jayantha Navaratne and Vice Chancellor of the Sabaragamuwa University Prof. Mahinda Rupasinghe were among those present.