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* Sri Lanka's main opposition party MPs to visit Norochcholai coal power plant
Fri, May 16, 2014, 11:28 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

May 16, Colombo: Parliamentarians of Sri Lanka's main opposition United National Party (UNP) have planned a fact finding mission on another a mega development project.

On April 17th a group of UNP MPs engaged in a fact finding mission in the Hambantota District visited the Mattala Airport and the Hambantota Port.

During their visit the lawmakers came under attack allegedly by a group of governing party supporters who were later arrested.

The group of MPs has now planned a fact finding mission to the Norochcholai coal power plant in the North Western Province.

According to UNP sources, the dates for the fact finding visit to Norochcholai has not yet been planned.

The UNP MPs plan to make visits to all key development projects in the country.

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