Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Government to formulate a national action plan for disabled people in Sri Lanka
Sun, Feb 16, 2014, 01:30 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Feb 16, Colombo: The government of Sri Lanka plans to formulate a national action plan for the disabled people in the country.

Social Services Minister Felix Perera has recommended to the Cabinet of Ministers to formulate a national action plan for the disabled in the country and the Cabinet has granted approval.

Minister Perera noted that approximately Rs. 65 billion has been allocated in the Medium Term Budgetary Framework 2014-2016 to implement government policies on differently-abled communities.

The national action plan will also target the integration of differently-abled persons into society as equally important segments.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Australia supports Sri Lankan Government's democratic reform and good governance agenda
-- [3 hours ago]
Sri Lankan President allows the opposition to select own leader
-- [3 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Environmental Authority temporarily revokes suspension order on Coca-Cola
-- [4 hours ago]
Colombo Stock Exchange educates government pensioners on personal financial planning
-- [5 hours ago]
Former Afghan leader Hamid Karzai arrives in Sri Lanka
-- [6 hours ago]
Sri Lanka maintains policy rates, monetary policy appropriate
-- [6 hours ago]
Sri Lanka President addresses issues in implementing national program to eradicate drug menace
-- [7 hours ago]
Former Sri Lanka Army Commander refutes claims of LTTE leader committing suicide
-- [7 hours ago]
Sri Lanka records marginal deflation for a second consecutive month in August 2015
-- [8 hours ago]
Pakistan reiterates support to Sri Lanka in enhancing skills of youth
-- [8 hours ago]

Copyright © 2000, 2014 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.