President Maithripala Sirisena launched construction work on the “Sobadam Piyasa”. The “Sobadam Piyasa” built at Robert Gunawardena Mawatha in Battaramulla to house the Ministry of Mahaweli Development and Environment.
The Ministry will be able to provide a streamlined and an efficient service to the people with the construction of this new building. The estimated cost of the building, which will have ten floors, is Rs. 1252 million, to be completed within one and half years.
Deputy Minister Mr Wasantha Aluvihare and Secretary to the Ministry of Mahaweli Development and Environment Mr Nihal Rubasinghe were present at the event.