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Thursday, August 02 , 2012 - 6.55 GMT
Over 20 projects to develop Matara


The Government has taken steps to initiate a mega programme to extended top priority to develop Matara.

According to the Minister of Youth Affairs and Skills Development Dallas Alahapperuma, over twenty projects will be implemented under the programme, comprising the construction of a conference hall for Matara, the Nilwala riverside park and an urban park , Uyanwatha esplanade development, the Nilwala riverside wall, youth park , Matara General Hospital sewerage system , the Matara Police Station and Mahamaya Vidyalaya re-establishments, the widening of Matara Hakmana and Matara Akuressa main roads, Wellamadama beach development and others.

Addressing the Matara expeditious urban development meeting held at the Matara District Secretariat Auditorium, he said that work on some of these activities are underway and the rest will be initiated soon.

He briefed the officials of the urgency to carry out these schemes successfully in the best interest of the people.


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