State Minister Sanath Nishantha says that the Galle Fisheries Harbour and the fisheries corporation will be modernized soon. The State minister who made an observation visit to the Galle Fishers Harbour promised to have a discussion with all stake holders about the shortcomings of the harbour and to take remedial actions. He instructed to suspend the production at the canned fish plant at the harbour as a measure to prevent environment pollution as the waste of it is released to the sea.
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