Deputy Minister Nalin Bandara says the budget will enable far-reaching development in the country. Speaking to journalists at Sirikotha yesterday, he said, the budget encompassed citizens from all income levels. The Deputy Minister also said the UNP was prepared to face elections at any time. He promised that the construction of the training center at a vehicle assembly plant in Kurunegala would be completed before the end of this year.
- The 45th death anniversary of former speaker and UNP Chillaw parliamentarian Shirley Korea will be commemorated today
- The first phase of providing compensation to the farmers affected by Sena Caterpillar will be held at Ampara District Secretariat auditorium tomorrow.