President to start Divi Neguma Phase 5 today

Friday, 11 October 2013 - 10:35




President Mahinda Rajapaksa presided over the commencement of the Divi Neguma National Program Phase 5 today, at the auspicious time of 10:11.


Parallel to this event, a program to plant vegetable seeds and fruit, coconut,  herbal and other plants in 14 thousand 22 Grama Seva Divisions and establish 125 thousand Divi Neguma model home gardens will also begin island-wide.


The First Phase of Divi Neguma program – the theme of which is a prosperous motherland – was launched in March 2011 with the objective of reviving and strengthening the economy by raising family incomes.



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