ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka’s cabinet of ministers had cleared a water villa resort to be set up in three leased islets off Kalpitiya in the North Western coast of the island, the state information office said.
Sun Resort Investment Lanka Pvt Ltd had submitted a proposal to set up water villas on three islets already leased by the firm.
The firm will set up 50 water villas on Wellei I, Wellei II and Wellei II islets.
The proposal was forwarded to the cabinet by the Minister of Tourism.
Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority has acquired 12 islets for development. (Colombo/July20/2021)