Minister of Health, Nutrition, and Indigenous Medicine Dr. Rajitha Senarathne has ordered the Deputy Director General of Health Services Dr. Amal Harsha De Silva to appoint new doctors to all the closed government hospitals to re-open them.
The Minister of Education Akila Viraj Kariyawasam instructed the Director General of Archeology Professor Senarath Dissanayaka to take immediate actions to maintain the archeological premises so as to attract the tourists and to reach speedily the expected targets in the work of archeological conservations. He mentioned this while participating in a meeting of the executive officers of the Ministry of Education.
The government will take steps to open 35 paddy storage facilities around the country. This will directly help thousands of farmers and indirectly help many families to get a good income said Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayaka at the opening of the storage facility in Nanattan, Mannar yesterday (26th Jan).