Megapolis development plan launched
Megapolis and Western Region Development Minister Patali Champika
Ranawaka launched the Megapolis Development Plan at Independence Square
on Friday. President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil
Wickremesinghe were also present.
The Government allocated Rs. 10 billion in the 2016 Budget for
several projects to be implemented under the Megapolis Development Plan.
The project will provide opportunities for local and foreign investors.
The government will adopt a four-pronged strategy to build a
‘Megapolis’ in three phases from this year till 2030.