Deputy Minister of Sustainable Development and Wildlife Hon. Sumedha G. Jayasena closely monitored the program of supplying water to the severely drought effected remote areas in the Monaragala District.
Deputy Minister discussed with the officers of the Monaragala District Disaster management unit in this regard and instructed them to send water bowsers to all drought affected areas in the District.
Meanwhile Deputy Minister Mrs. Jayasena donated a water bowser to the Monaragala Rural Development and Social Welfare Co- Operative Society in order to distribute water for the drought affected families at a function held at DS office Monaragala.
This donation was made under the de-centralized budget of the Deputy Minister Mrs. Sumedha G. Jayasena and it was cost Rs. 350000.