Minister Douglas Devananda says the activities of the Ceylon Fisheries Corporation will be made more efficient. He requested the employees of the corporation to be dedicated in their jobs. Minister Douglas Devananda said this when he made a sudden visit to the head office of the Ceylon Fisheries Corporation early morning today. The Fisheries Ministry today held a special discussion on the activities of the fisheries corporation.
Meanwhile Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Minister Douglas Devananda handed over the financial assistance to the fishermen families who were affected by the Colombo Port City Project. He handed over the financial assistance today at the Ministry of Fisheries. 7 million rupees has been allocated for the purpose. The fishermen recently informed the Minister that they had been neglected for a long time.