Lands in Sri Lanka will be sold to various companies and individuals to commence various projects. The lands earmarked to be sold are in Mankulam, Kilinochchi and Jaffna. Lands from Nuwaraeliya, and Trincomalee will be in the market for investors very soon.
Urban Development Authority which had earlier focused on Colombo for development has now turned towards other areas after the government failed to win Colombo MC at the recently concluded local government election.
Director General of Commercial Development Rohan Fernando said the bulk of the work by the UDA had focused on developing Colombo but the agency is now increasing focus on the provinces.