Minister Mahinda Amaraweera says that legal action has been taken after identifying destructions caused to all forests. He mentioned this while attending a function to distribute saplings at the Elvitigala Housing Complex. The program has been organized jointly by the National Savings Bank and Colombo Municipal Council in connection with the World Earth Day. Mayor of Colombo Rosy Senanayake said that necessary steps have been taken to ban bringing polythene to Colombo City from the world environment day, this year.
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