State minister Duminda Dissanayake was observed the development activities in Minipe – Yoda Ela and Minipe anicut. The Mahaweli water will be supplied to 7500 hectares of farmer lands through this project. The Minipe anicut was constructed in1948 and reconstructed in 1980 for the last time. Therefore, a complete development was not carried out after a 40 years. The objective of this project is to supply water for cultivation activities without hindrance. The government is spending 2600 million rupees for this project.
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