"Usage of money has increased in the country" - PM
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe states that every time he assumed the Prime Ministerial portfolio, he has created an economic background where people can celebrate Sinhala and Tamil New Year.
The Prime Minister stated this while attending a ceremony held in Elpitiya today, where a WI-FI ZONE was established in the surrounding area of Elpitiya Bus halt and bags of nutritious food were offered to pregnant women.
Elaborating further, the Prime Minister stated that the government has already allocated a sum of 12 billion rupees for purchasing paddy, rubber and tea.
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe paid his last respects to the late Chief Prelate of Asgiri Chapter Most Venerable Udugama Sri Buddharakkitha Maha Nayaka Thera today.