Head of the presidential task force on poverty alleviation and economic revival Basil Rajapaksa says a systematic program will be implemented to educate the new entrepreneurs on technology and other production methods with the sole objective of creating new industries at the rural level. Mr Rajapaksa made these remarks at a meeting with the science and innovative skill development officers held at temple trees recently. The meeting focused on the future projects of State ministries of Furniture, bronze products, clay and wood furniture appliances, & Education research and New Innovations & Rural industries development sectors. The discussion paid attention on productive projects to be implemented based on the fund allocation of 2021 budget. The meeting also focused on the technical education and training facilities for the entrepreneurs.
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