President Wants Governor to Occupy Official Residence
The recently appointed Governor of the Central Province Suranganee Ellawala will shortly move to the official residence of the governor that her predecessors occupied. It is located near Vishnu Devalaya and the official residence of the president As reported earlier in The Kandy News moves were afoot for Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe to occupy the building complex for an outreach office.
According to reliable sources Mrs. Ellawala had appealed to President Maithripala Sirisena pointing out the considerable additional expense that the central government and the provincial government would have to incur to prepare an alternate residence and office for the governor. The president appears to have agreed with the governor and directed that the facilities for the governor should remain as they are.
Ranil Takes Over Governor’s Residence for an Office
Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe has taken over the official residence and office of the Governor of the Central Province to have an outreach office in Kandy for his official work. The building is located in Udawattakelle close to the official residence of the president. Until last month the proposed office complex was the official residence cum office of the Governor of the
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නව ජනාධිපතිවරයා ලෙස මෛත්රීපාල සිරිසේන පත්වීමත් සමග ඉල්ලා අස්වු හිටපු ආණ්ඩුකාර ටිකිරි කොබ්බෑකඩුව වෙනුවට මධ්යම පළාතේ මුල්ම කාන්තා ආණ්ඩුකාරවරිය ලෙස සුරංගනී එල්ලාවල පත් කර ඇත. දිගු කලක් පාර්ලිමේන්තු මන්ත්රීවරයෙකුවු නන්ද එල්ලාවල මහතාගේ බිරිද හා අකල් මරණයකට ගොදුරුවු
Kiriella Appoints Three Men from Kandy to Top Jobs
The new Minister of Plantation Industries and Kandy District parliamentarian Lakshman Kiriella has appointed two senior members of the UNP organization in the Kandy District and a retired SLAS officer from Kandy to top jobs in his ministry. Former Mayor of Kandy Raja Pushapakumra is the new Chairman of British Ceylon Corporation (BCC) Company Ltd. that is a state-owned company functioning under the Ministry of Planation
New Shopping Complex in Kandy
The stretch of road of about one third of a kilometer from the Kandy railway station to Khan Clock Tower near the main bus station is undergoing a major transformation and facelift.
The picture on the left shows the row of single story shops that stood between the Kandy-Matale railway line and the main road for