Jun 12, 2018

Removal of coastline’s unauthorized constructions Featured

The Coast Conservation Department has so far removed 500 of the 1,540 constructions identified as being unauthorized constructions along the 1,700 km coastline, says its director general Prabhath Chandrakeerthi.

Those located on the Mirissa, Tangalle and Uswetakeiyawa would next be removed, followed by those at Negombo, Dehiwela and Mt. Lavinia, he said.