Tue, 09 Mar 2021 Today's Paper

“The Law for the Conservation of Forests and Wildlife in Sri Lanka”

2 June 2020 12:02 am - 0     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

A A A

 

“The Law for the Conservation of Forests and Wildlife in Sri Lanka” a book written in Sinhala by Assistant Conservator of Forests Lalith Gamage has been translated into English by Retired Additional Secretary to the Ministry of Defence,S.Medawewa.The book authored by Mr. Lalitha Gamage, an officer with a long stint in the field, is considered the first ever introduction to the laws pertaining to the protection, management and development of forests and wildlife resources. The writer, as a law enforcement official in the Department of Forest Conservation and Secretary of the Forests Conservationist’s Organisation possesses a wide knowledge of forest, wildlife and environmental conservation.


The book “Law for the Conservation of Forests and Wildlife in Sri Lanka” would therefore fill a long felt need of an illustration on laws applicable to the field and be of immense benefit to the legal fraternity and the lay reader as well.   
Conservator General of Forests W.A.C.Weragoda in his message has said the book authored by Asst. Conservator of Forests Lalith Gamage is evidence of his resolve to preserve the environment and the country beyond the horizons of official duties.   


Translator of the book, Retired Additional Secretary to the Ministry of Defence S. Medawewa was a Sri Lanka Administrative Service officer who had handled the subject of forestry and environment for more than a decade as a senior official in the Ministry of Land, Irrigation and Mahaweli Development , Ministry of Forestry, Irrigation and Mahaweli Development and the Ministry of Agriculture, Land and Forestry.   
The Tamil translation of the book is slated to be launched next week.   

See Kapruka's top selling online shopping categories such as Toys, Grocery, Flowers, Birthday Cakes, Fruits, Chocolates, Clothing and Electronics. Also see Kapruka's unique online services such as Money Remittence,News, Courier/Delivery, Food Delivery and over 700 top brands. Also get products from Amazon & Ebay via Kapruka Gloabal Shop into Sri Lanka.

 

  Comments - 0

See Kapruka's top selling online shopping categories such as Toys, Grocery, Flowers, Birthday Cakes, Fruits, Chocolates, Clothing and Electronics. Also see Kapruka's unique online services such as Money Remittence,News, Courier/Delivery, Food Delivery and over 700 top brands. Also get products from Amazon & Ebay via Kapruka Gloabal Shop into Sri Lanka.

 

 

Add comment

Comments will be edited (grammar, spelling and slang) and authorized at the discretion of Daily Mirror online. The website also has the right not to publish selected comments.

Reply To:

Name - Reply Comment




Porn and Nudes: Delving into Cyber Exploitation in Sri Lanka

The images and videos are distressing. Non-consensual sharing of intimate ima

People at a loss as.... COVID vaccination programme hits a snag

The much awaited vaccination drive for Sri Lankan healthcare staff began on J

42 trees felled; Ambagamuwa PS Chairman - a law unto himself ! Unjust enrichment via natural resources

Ambagamuwa Pradesha Sabha (PS) Chairman Jayasanka Perera was allegedly accuse

The Man Behind Moves to Form the “BJP” in Sri Lanka

The flower bud is the accredited electoral symbol of the Sri Lanka Podujana P

See Kapruka's top selling online shopping categories such as Toys, Grocery, Flowers, Birthday Cakes, Fruits, Chocolates, Clothing and Electronics. Also see Kapruka's unique online services such as Money Remittence,News, Courier/Delivery, Food Delivery and over 700 top brands. Also get products from Amazon & Ebay via Kapruka Gloabal Shop into Sri Lanka.