Sri Lanka Army launched another mega nation-building project to plant more than 135,000 herbal saplings inside all island-wide Army formations in collaboration with the Sri Lanka Ayurvedic Drugs Corporation (SLADC).
Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in Sabaragamuwa, Central and Western provinces and in Galle and Matara districts today. Fairly heavy falls about 50 mm can be expected at some places in Sabaragamuwa and Central provinces.
The possibility of increasing wind speed is still high over the island and surrounding sea areas (particularly in the sea areas to the Southeast and Northwest of the country). Cloudy skies can be expected over the island.
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday said that the government has carried out tremendous work to bring the dividends of development to villages and the cities alike.“The incumbent government is the only government in the history of Sri Lanka that has carried out the highest number of projects at grass root level, he said
There is a possibility of increasing the wind speed to some extent over the Island and surrounding sea areas (particularly in the sea areas to the Southeast and Northwest of the country) during next few days.
Iranaimadhu Airfield in the Kilinochchi District would be developed into a Domestic Airport as a part of the plan drawn by the Government to develop all areas from Point Pedro to Dondra, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said during the weekend.He said this at the opening of several buildings belonging to the Faculties of the Jaffna University in Kilinochchi on Saturday.