Minister Namal Rajapakse says that a long term programme is being implemented to develop the football. It is expected to create 2 million football players during the next five years. Action will be taken grading of football in higher level. He also pointed out that the politicians should not be interfered for cricket administration. A committee has been appointed to amend the sports act suited for the present needs. He made these remarks in parliament answering to a question made by parliamentarian Buddhika Pathirana.
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