Sep 26, 2018

Galle district preparing for Gamperaliya

The initial arrangements have been made for the Gamperaliya project to commence in the Galle district. The arrangements are being made by the Galle District Secretariat Planning Division while the project is approved by the National Policies and Economic Affairs Ministry as a rural project.

Projects would be implemented covering 10 electorates in the Galle district which would be implemented under the purview of the District Secretariat offices.

Accordingly, 1275 projects have been approved for the Galle district with 134 projects approved for Balapitiya, 490 for Karandeniya, 329 for Baddegama with an allocation of Rs. 175 million. Further, 113 projects are proposed for Akmeemana with an allocation of Rs. 100 million, 104 projects for Galle with an allocation of Rs. 99 million and 105 projects for Elpitiya with an allocation of Rs. 98 million.

Under this initiative, projects would be implemented in the business field, irrigation, housing development, water and electricity, throughout the district.

Suneth Gallage – Galle Corr