Migratory birds, peacocks and peahens are to be seen in the extension paddy fields at Sorikkalmunai in the Kalmunai Agrarian Division passersby are enamored by the sight. …
In view of the festive season large crowds of shoppers and sightseers
are flocking to Batticaloa town with the view to ensuring their health
and hygiene the Department of Health under taking fogging operation
against Dengue in an around Batticaloa town yesterday (30).
Due to the prevailing drought 255 Acres of the 505 Acres of cultivated
paddy land in the Peruveli areas Vantharumoolai within the Chenkalady
Irrigation Department division have withered.
On representation made to the Agriculture Minister, Eastern Province
K. Thurairajasingam by President of the cultivation unit yesterday
(27). The Agriculture Minister has ordered the District Deputy
Director of Irrigation M. Jabbar to extent irrigation water facilities
to the affected paddy lands.
District Deputy Director promised to attend to make Tomorrow (28) at
meeting with his Technical Officers at Chenkalady Irrigation Office