State Minister for Urban Development Gamini Lokuge says that a programme will be implemented to control the flood situation in some cities. Making a special statement for the SLBC he says that Urban Development Authority is now conducting a survey in this regard.
Commenting on the Port City Project the State Minster says that land reclamation of the Colombo Port City has now been completed. Developing the infrastructure of the Port City area has now commenced. A plan will be made to bring investments to the country. Discussions is now been held with the Prime Minister, Attorney General’s Department and the Board of Investment regarding the administration and tax relief of the Port City area.