Lankaputhra self-employment loans for estate sector
Distribution of loans under the first stage of the Kandurata Navodaya
Loan Scheme took place recently.
Eighty-eight entrepreneurs received loans to start self employment
ventures at a ceremony held in at Norwood, Hatton.
Loans are provided under the Kandurata Navodaya Loan Scheme for
vegetable cultivation and horticulture, sewing, production of sweets and
food items, beauty culture, video filming, retail trade and other
The first stage of this Loan Scheme will be implemented covering 25
selected estates coming under the Hatton Zone of the Nuwara Eliya
Plans have been drawn up to extend the loan scheme first to the
entire Nuwara Eliya District and then to the whole country depending on
the success of this initial stage.