Wed, 30 Nov 2022 Today's Paper

’Sithamu’ farmer Assocs. to be implemented in North: Mahindananda

19 September 2020 08:12 am - 4     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

A A A

The ‘Sithamu’ farmer associations, a concept of the new government to resolve the issues faced by the farmers through modern technology and methods, is to be implemented in the North, Minister of Agriculture Mahindananda Aluthgamage had announced.

The minister who made this announcement during his recent visit to North said farmers in the North would be given concessions under this programme.

It was for the first time in four decades that an agriculture minister competent in speaking Tamil visited the North, according to the Ministry. The Minister had discussed issues faced by the farmers in the area during the visit.

Minister of Fisheries Douglas Devananda, state ministers D. B. Herath, Mohan de Silva and Shashindra Rajapaksa and officers attached to Agriculture Ministry participated in the programme.


Order Gifts to Sri Lanka. See Kapruka's top selling online shopping categories such as Toys, Vegetables, Grocery, Flowers, Birthday Cakes, Fruits, Chocolates, Clothing and Electronics. Also see Kapruka's unique online services such as Sending Money,Online Books, Delivery Service, Food Delivery and over 700 top brands. Also get products from Amazon & Ebay via Kapruka Gloabal Shop Sri Lanka

  Comments - 4

Order Gifts to Sri Lanka. See Kapruka's top selling online shopping categories such as Toys, Vegetables, Grocery, Flowers, Birthday Cakes, Fruits, Chocolates, Clothing and Electronics. Also see Kapruka's unique online services such as Sending Money,Online Books, Delivery Service, Food Delivery and over 700 top brands. Also get products from Amazon & Ebay via Kapruka Gloabal Shop Sri Lanka
  • Ranaweera Saturday, 19 September 2020 09:51 AM

    First , do it , show results and then talk. All sri lankan politicians are talking before acting.

    Suresh Nadimala Saturday, 19 September 2020 09:51 AM

    Coming from a thief, it’s a bit rich

    Jude Saturday, 19 September 2020 09:56 AM

    Give northern farmers water(irrigation system) for agriculture and cultivation!!

    vince Sunday, 20 September 2020 03:48 PM

    he is I "is artist. remember the hoohah about the cricket.


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




Order Gifts to Sri Lanka. See Kapruka's top selling online shopping categories such as Toys, Vegetables, Grocery, Flowers, Birthday Cakes, Fruits, Chocolates, Clothing and Electronics. Also see Kapruka's unique online services such as Sending Money,Online Books, Delivery Service, Food Delivery and over 700 top brands. Also get products from Amazon & Ebay via Kapruka Gloabal Shop Sri Lanka

POLICE ON TRIAL: Exercising Authority without Accountability

Although armed with the power of the State and empowered to use force against

Downfall and death of LTTE’s Mahathaya

The Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) ceased to exist as a functioning

Rishi Sunak; why SL did not have a Tamil or Muslim as President?

Britain now has a British Asian, Hindu Prime Minister, though Rishi Sunak is

How and why MGR launched ADMK 50 years ago

17 October 1972 was a Tuesday. Fifty years ago on that auspicious day, a new