Economic Centre for each cluster village; Administration by civil committee void of politicians: says PM
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe stated that he would take measures to convert the 20,000 villages to 2500 cluster villages in order to strengthen the rural economy.
Addressing a rally held in Moneragala area today, the Prime Minister stated that an economic centre will be established for each cluster village.
The Premier also elaborated that no politician will intervene into the matters of these cluster villages, adding that a civil committee will be appointed for their administration.
Meanwhile, another rally was organized under the patronage of the Prime Minister in Tangalle today.
Expressing his views during the rally, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe stated that 17th of August will decide the future of everyone, and added that they would bring down foreign investors to provide 1 million jobs, which in turn would increase the market demand and the salaries of the current work force.