The Committee meeting on Local Production Development under the National program for the Development of Rural Economy was held on 09th January 2021 at the Trincomalee District Secretariat main conference hall.

Hon. Cabinet Minister Douglas Devananda, Hon. State Minister Kanchana Wijesekera, Hon. MP Kapila Nuwan Athukorala and Secretaries of the Ministries, Armed Forcess and Police, all DSS, UC/Pradeshiya Saba Chairments and Heads of Dept/Institutes were presented at this committee meeting.

The Government Agent & District Secretary Mr. Saman Dharshana Pandikorala, while welcoming all the guest made a Presentation on the present process of the Rural Industry, Facilities, Problems and Expected Solutions for improving rural production in Trincomalee District.

A booklet prepared with the project proposals of the relevant departments were handed over to the relevant Ministers and Secretaries by the Government Agent. Hon. Kapila Nuwan Athukorala, MP for Trincomalee District & Co-Chairman of the District Coordinating Committee accompanied the Government Agent.

The Government Agent further stated that this will be able to the Trincomalee District to obtain the necessary financial allocations for development through the diversified budget.

The Secretaries of the Ministries presented the projects of their relevant Ministries are implementing and intending to implement in the Trincomalee District for the development of Rural Industries in Trincomalee District.