Considering the importance of having a sustainable tourism plan for Sigiriya, the Sub-Committee on Sustainable Tourism produced the ‘Proposal for Mitigating over Crowding at the World Heritage site of Sigiriya’.
There is a high possibility of afternoon thundershowers in the Eastern, Uva, Northern and North-Central provinces. Cloudy skies can be expected at most parts of the island today (10th Aug.), said the Met. Department.
Minister of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Mahinda Amaraweera said that a Lagoon Development Authority will be established to develop all lagoons and this will help to increase the fish production as well.