Sri Lanka in talks with Trimble Inc USA for cadastral mapping
Oct 06, 2017 08:01 AM GMT+0530 | 0 Comment(s)
ECONOMYNEXT - Sri Lanka has given the go ahead for a pilot project by Trimble Inc, a US-based geological information system and mapping fir to prepare land survey maps using modern technology.
The cabinet of ministers had approved the preparation of cadastral maps as a pilot project to test its technical eligibility, ahead of the main project, Land Minister Gayantha Karunathilake said.
The external resources department of the finance ministry had been given the go ahead to negotiate with Trimble Inc.
Sri Lanka is in the process of improving its system for title deeds and survey maps, to reduce disputes and fraud.