The Geological Survey and Mines Bureau has begun investigations on the ground water contamination problem at Rathupaswala in Weliweriya.
The Bureau spokesman stated that its scientists collected soil samples from the area in order to start field research.
The Bureau’s President Senerath Jayasundera had this to say.
Meanwhile addressing a media briefing held in Colombo today, UNP General Secretary MP Tissa Attanayake said that the government has not understood the seriousness of the Weliweriya incident.
JVP MP Sunil Handunnetti also expressed his views at a media briefing held in Colombo today.
Meanwhile the National Sangha Convention convened a media conference in Colombo today to express their views on the Weliweriya incident.
Convention Secretary Dombagoda Sarananda Thera had this to say.
The Bodu Bala Sena also convened a media conference in Colombo today to express their views on the Weliweriya incident.
BBS General Secretary Galagoda Atte Gnanasara Thera had this to say.