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National programme for renovation of rural irrigational tanks, the Ellanga system, will begin in Kurunegala today under the patronage of the President

Opening ceremony the national programme of the rural irrigational tanks renovation, the Ellanga system will begin at Panduwasnuwara in Kurunegala today under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena. 3,000 abandoned paddy lands will be re-cultivated along with this programme. 1,000 farming families will join this development move. Meanwhile, under the entire programme 2,400 rural irrigational tanks island-wide are to be renovated.