The Japanese Experts’ Team presented their report on Meetotamulla Garbage Dump to President Maithripala Sirisena today (24th April) at the President’s Official Residence in Colombo.
World Malaria Day themed ‘End Malaria for Good’ falls on 25th April.
The current economic performance of Sri Lanka was given a special praise during the ongoing biannual summit of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank at Washington DC, said Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake.
Prime Minster Ranil Wickremesinghe said that the government has decided to reimburse the total value of the damaged houses due to the Meethotamulla disaster.
The first phase of providing houses for the displaced persons, whose houses were completely destroyed due to the collapse of a section of the Meethotamulla garbage dump, was launched yesterday (21st April) under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena. 30 families received new houses under the first phase.