Acting secretary of the Transport Ministry Malkanthi Ekanayaka says that infrastructure facilities in the Palali airport will be developed speedily. She said all facilities to be needed for the regional airport is to be provided. 112 million rupees will be spent for the temporary water supply to the airport. Palali airport is the 4th airport constructed in the country. Plans have been made to open it on the 15th of October.
- Minister Vajira Abeyewardhana points out that a major development process is underway at all electoral divisions.
- Minister Lakshman Kiriella says the present government has rendered a great service to safeguard the Buddha-Dhamma in the country