Pakistan plans dairy farm in Sri Lanka President’s home district
ECONOMYNEXT – Pakistan will kick off a feasibility study on a dairy farm in Sri Lanka’s Polonnaruwa district, in the north central area of the island, High Commissioner (ambassador) Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said.
High Commissioner Abbasi had told President Maithripala Sirisena that a high level expert team would arrive in Sri Lanka to carry out a feasibility study, during a meeting on January 04.
Polonnaruwa is President Sirisena’s home constituency.
Pakistan is also helping Sri Lanka with fertilizer after a government procurement delayed supplies for the current cultivation season.
Pakistan had also provided Sri Lanka with a 200 million dollar credit line, the High Commission on Pakistan said. (Colombo/Jan07/2018)