Declare Opening of the Hingurukaduwa regional office of the Badalkumbura PS and weekly fair was held recently under the patronage of the Deputy Minister of Sustainable Development and Wildlife, Hon. Sumedha G. Jayasena. At this function Deputy Minister emphasized the need of controlling spreading of Dengue epidemic and short comings of the local government bodies in this regard. She also pointed out the benefits of the new sub office for the people.
Earlier people of the Hingurukaduwa, Kotamuduna, Devathura, Miyanakadura, Athpattiya, Kandahena, Thannekumbura, Udawadiya, Kosgolla villages had to travel more than 100km to come Badalkumbura to receive their services.
This Office was constructed under the “Pura Neguma” Program by the request of Mrs. Jayasena. Rs.37 Million was spent for this new building and weekly fair.
Former chairmen of the Badalkumbura PS, Mr. R. M. Wijedasa, Former Deputy Chairmen Mahinda Bandara and large number of Officers were attended for the event.