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NARA to provide feasibility report on lands for prawn, fish farming

The discussion in progress.
The discussion in progress.

The National Aquatic Resources and Research Development Authority (NARA) has been asked to produce an environmental evaluation report on 381 acres of State land in Makiladitivu and Muthalaikuda in the Paddipalai Secretarial Division to breed freshwater prawns and fish there.

A meeting in this regard with the relevant departments was held at the Batticaloa District Secretariat on Wednesday. The officials of the Forest Department, Provincial Irrigation Department and National Aquatic Resources and Research Development Authority (NARA) will visit the site and will start work in accordance with the report. Additional Government Agent Navarubaranjani Mukunthan, Planning Director Sasikala Punniyamoorthy, NARA Assistant Director S.Ravikumar, Assistant Divisional Secretary P.Menaga and High Ranking Officials were present.