A special discussion to commence a program of recycling of garbage in the institutions under the Ministry of Mass Media was held recently at the Parliamentary Complex under the patronage of Minister of Parliamentary Reforms and Mass Media Gayantha Karunathilake.
Two community service programs under the ‘Nila Mehewara’ (The Official Mission) initiative organized by the Ministry of Home Affairs on the advice of President Maithripala Sirisena and on the directive of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe were held in Vavuniya District on 22nd and 23rd April.
An awareness program for drivers under the ‘Parissamini Gihin Enna’ National Road Safety initiatives organized by the Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation (SLRC) was held recently under the patronage of Minister of Parliamentary Reforms and Mass Media Gayantha Karunathilake at Elpitiya.
After 12 years, Cey-Nor launched its first large-scale fishing vessel larger than 60 ft in length. Approximately 1,480 multiday fishing vessels are engaged in deep sea fishing on international waters. However, 40% of the harvested fish remain unfit for consumption due to the inadequacy of facilities in these fishing vessels.
Minister of Parliamentary Reforms and Mass Media Gayantha Karunathilake has planned to introduce the program organized by the Ministry of Rural Economy to develop the rural economy to the Galle District.