Land allocated in Chilaw for solid waste management project

July 06, 2017 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s cabinet has approved allocation of land for a combined solid waste management project implemented by Chilaw Urban Council and Chilaw and Arachchikattuwa Pradeshiya Sabhas.

The proposal by Minister of Provincial Councils and Local Government Faizer Mustafa is to transfer five acres called Manaweriya Watta in Karukkuliya Grama Niladhari Division, owned by the Land Reforms Commission, to the Chilaw Urban Council.

The land will be transferred on a 30-year lease basis to implement a solid waste management project, a statement on cabinet decisions said.