Oct 16, Colombo: Sri Lanka Ministry of National Heritages has planned measures to declare Ceylon Tea as a Word Heritage.
The Ministry has planned to bring a cabinet proposal in this regard before the end of the year.
Additional Secretary of the Ministry of National Heritages D.G. Samarasinghe said that a proposal would be made after that to the World Heritage Committee of the UNESCO.
The plan for declaring Ceylon Tea as a World Heritage is implemented with the support of the Ministries of Plantation and Environment.