Foundation stone laid for reconstruction of Kalladi Bridge

[TamilNet, Sunday, 02 March 2008, 04:16 GMT]
The foundation stone to restore the ancient bridge located in Kalladi, in Batticaloa District was laid Saturday morning. Mr.Rizad Baddiudeen, Minister for Disaster Management and Relief Services, Minister Amir Ali, Batticaloa District Government Agent (GA) Mr.Sunderam Arumainayagam and a number of government officials participated in the ceremony, according to sources in Batticaloa.

Mr. Arumainayagam speaking at the occasion stated that the bridge will be reconstructed by the Ministry for Highways and Road Development with 510 million rupees of aid from Bank of Japan.

 

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