Agriculture sector becomes the significant part of National Economy

Updated: 00:00 GMT, Jan 1, 1970 | Published: 06:40 GMT, Apr 13, 2015 |

“Country’s agricultural sector will be made as a significant part of the national economy” says president Maithripala Sirisena in public addressing held in Sevanapitiya, Polonnaruwa yesterday  morning. This took place in a weekly fair of Sevanapitiya. Also he added that, the government will accord pride of place to improve that.

Further, he highlighted that it is imperative to uplift life of the local farmers and entrepreneurs. Therefore, a range of programmes is underway to get implemented soon to achieve the target.

Moreover, he said that, the government has spent 20 million rupees for the project. Three hundred and fifty vendors will be able to do business at the weekly fair. The President also promised to carry out more project in the Welikanda area where the people receive less attention from the previous administration. According to the president six main schools in the district will also be developed.