Industrial zones in villages


The Government will take industries to the village.

Investment Promotion Minister Lakshman Yapa Abeywardena said Industrial zones or parks will be set up in remote Divisional Secretariat Divisions while prominence has been given to Hambantota.

President Mahinda Rajapaksa has instructed us to set up at least five industrial parks in each district.

Minister Abeywardena said Unemployment problems in villages would be solved with the implementation of these projects.

The Minister said that large stretches of lands have been identified in the Pasgoda Divisional Secretariat Division in the Matara and Hakmana Divisional Secretariat Divisions.