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Udukiriwila Village will be developed into a model pottery village

The Udukiriwila village will be developed to the status of a model pottery village under the concept of Wewak Samaga Gamak on the initiative of the Minister of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Mahinda Amaraweera.

Thirty two families in this village are engage in the pottery industry. The minster awarded a sum of Rs. 1.6 million to enable them to set up ovens to bake their pottery material.The minister also promised to provide financial assistance to repair the defunct machines.

The minister addressing the gathering said that under the concept of Wewak Samaga Gamak, every fisher family would be provided with a house to live a decent life.