State Minister Ajith Manapperuma has pointed out it is important to introduce a new constitution for the future of the country. He said this while taking part in the Subarathi programme of the SLBC today.
The state minister said that a new programme will be implemented to increase forest density of the country up to 33 percent. He further said that several programmes will be implemented from school level to national level to protect the environment.
State Minister Manapperuma disclosed permission will not be given in future for Serpentine and pines cultivation due to the damage it causes to the water resources and the environment.