The Indian Government is extending assistance to uplift transport facilities in the north.
India’s High Commissioner to Sri Lanka Ashok K. Kantha made this revelation when he met Minister Kumara Welgama. The Indian Government is currently mediating in the development of areas in the Northern Province destroyed due to terrorist activities.
Construction of the rail track between Medawachchiya and Talaimannar will be completed within three years. The Minister expressed his gratitude to the Indian Government for the assistance extended for development in Sri Lanka.