Minister of Trade Bandula Gunawardena said Sathosa outlets in the island will remain open daily from yesterday. The Minister said that this decision was taken due to the gazetting of Sathosa as an essential service. He said mobile vendors will be able to buy and sell goods at lower prices through Sathosa.
Meanwhile, Representatives of all Economic Centers including Dambulla say that lorries carrying vegetables from all areas have arrived at the centers. Narahenpita Economic Center has received 35,000 kilograms of vegetables yesterday. It has also received 11,000 kilograms of fruits. There has been a reduction of arrival of traders at the Peliyagoda Fish Market. Prices of vegetables have been reduced this week when compared with last week with Economic Centers receiving vegetables stocks.