The government has taken steps to utilize local resources for development work in the country. Under this program, the Cabinet of Ministers has decided to provide funds from two state banks namely, People’s Bank and the Bank of Ceylon (BoC) to implement two major water supply projects.
Dry weather can be expected over most parts of the island and quite colder nights and mornings also can be expected particularly in the Northern, North-Central and Eastern provinces during next few days, Met. Department says.
A group of children of War Heroes of the Gajaba Regiment (GR) of the Sri Lanka Army were awarded with educational incentives including financial scholarships during a ceremony held at the GR Regimental Centre in Saliyapura on Tuesday (13th Feb.).