Foundation stone for the construction of 355 houses in Bogawana estate on grant basis under Indian Housing Project was jointly laid by P. Digambaram, Minister of Hill Country New Villages, Infrastructure and Community Development and Deputy High Commissioner of India, Arindam Bagchi on 13 February.
Minister of Prison Reforms, Rehabilitation, Resettlement and Hindu Religious Affairs D.M.Swaminathan had a discussion with the President yesterday (14th Feb.) regarding the Keppapulavu Land in Mullativu occupied by the Army.
Four Chief Inspectors of Police have been promoted to the rank of Assistant Superintendent of Police based on their service and performance on the recommendations of the Inspector General of Police under the approval of National Police Commission with effect from 25th December 2016.
President Maithripala Sirisena emphasized that there should not be room for shortage of rice in the market as well as, an appropriate mechanism should be implemented promptly to provide rice to the public at subsidiary rates.
President Maithripala Sirisena presented service pension benefit letters to the retired differently abled War Heroes who volunteered to retire before completing their 12 year mandatory service period at the Presidential Secretariat, yesterday (14th Feb.).