Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
Farmers+From+Elahera+Take+To+The+Streets
Friday, 11 March 2016 - 13:17
Farmers From Elahera Take To The Streets
43

Shares
5,246

Views

A protest was launched in Bakamuna by Farmers representing 52 farmer organizations under the Elehera Project. They gathered at the Mahaweli Roundabout in Bakamuna.

The protesters are demanding that the government provide fertilizer at Rs. 350 and purchase their paddy harvest at an assured fixed price.  Our correspondent stated that farmers from Polonnaruwa, Minneriya, Diyabeduma, Elehera, Bakamuna and Medirigiriya have joined the protest.

Meanwhile, JVP affiliated All Ceylon Agrarian Federation filed a fundamental petition with the Supreme Court today requesting an order to enact the Paddy Marketing Board Ordinance.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
HiruNews
Thursday, 16 August 2018 - 16:24
Mangroves play a critical role in maintaining the ecological balance in Sri Lanka's coastal areas.However, some money-hungry people do not understand this.Our... Read More
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
423 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
3,428 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
7,244 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
18,788 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
107 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
48,009 Views
Top