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President chairs a meeting on provincial development

President chairs a meeting on provincialPresident Maithripala Sirisena chaired a meeting on provincial development activities expected to be carried out next year.

The meeting was held yesterday (Nov. 22) at the President’s Office in the Parliament premises, with participation of all Chief Ministers of the Provincial Councils.

The discussion was focused on the new projects to be implemented at provincial levels. They also discussed about the future plans in this regard.The Provincial Ministers presented the plans for future development works in their provinces on this occasion.Minister of Finance, Ravi Karunanayake and the Secretary to the Ministry R. H. S. Samarathunga were among those who participated in this discussion.

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