img 2340The second programme organized in the Ratnapura District in parallel with the accelerated programme of distribution of hundred thousand government land grants, with the objective of protecting land rights of the people in conformity with the state policy to utilize the land resource as to achieve a greater economic benefits while ensuring a better life for the public, was recently (28.07.2019) conducted with the patronage of the Prime Minister of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka Hon. Ranil Wickemasinghe at the Mahaweli Office Stadium, Embilipitiya. Land Grants were awarded for 2500 people in Ratnapura District.

This event was graced by the political authority preceded by the Minister of Lands and Parliamentary Reforms Hon. Gayantha Karunathilaka, Minister of justice and Prison Reforms Hon. Thalatha Athukarala, Ratnapura District MPs Hon. A.A. Wijethunga and Hon. Hesha Withange as well as Public Officials preceded by District Secretary of Ratnapura Mrs. Malani Lokupothagama. Benefitted members of the public were also present at the event.