Minister Mahinda Amaraweera to resign today


Minister of Agriculture and Minister of Wildlife Mahinda Amaraweera will resign from his portfolio today (10).

He said that he will step down after accepting a consignment of fertiliser donated by the Indian government today.

A shipment of 40,000 metric tons of fertilizer purchased under the Indian credit line arrived in the country yesterday and distribution of the consignment is expected to begin later today.

By Tharaka Samman