Under the guidance and instruct tions of Basil Rajapaksa, Minister of Economic Development, Divi Neguma Sathi Pola Development Pprogramme has been initiated throughout the country with funds provided by the Ministry of Economic Development .
Mrs. Pushpa Rajapaksa made an inspection tour of the public fair after unveiling a commemorative plaque to mark the occasion. Thihariya Sathipola Complex consists of 67 stalls and other facilities. More than 600 families depend on the Thihariya Sathipola. The construction of the project was undertaken by the Western Provincial Council Road Development Authority under the close supervision of the Ministry of Economic Development.
Sarana Gunawardena, Deputy Minister of Petroleum Industries, Upul Mahendra Rajapaksa, Priyantha Pushpa Kumara, Act. Chairman of the Atthanagalla Pradeshiya Sabha, Government officials and a large number of people were presented at the opening ceremony.