Veyangoda rice warehouse lying idle despite Rs.292 mn investment

The COPA committee has found that despite spending Rs.292 million and modernising the Veyangoda warehouse complex, it has not been possible to maintain a safe rice reserve of 100,000 metric tonnes.

The Committee on Public Accounts of the Parliament chaired by its Chairman,MP Kabir Hashim has discussed these issues recently while perusing the audit report on the performance of safe rice reserves and storage utilization by the Food Commissioner’s Department.

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