Wellawatte market complex, four-storeyed car park opened
President Mahinda Rajapaksa who opened
the Wellawatte Municipal market complex and car park last
morning in conversation with Colombo Mayor Mohamed Muzzamil,
stall owners and customers. CMC Opposition Leader Milinda
Moragoda is also in the picture. Picture by Sudath Silva
President Mahinda Rajapaksa opened the Wellawatte Municipal market
complex and the first four-storeyed car park yesterday morning. The
market complex is equipped with 83 stalls, of which 53 are for
vegetables and fruits and 21 for fish and meat stalls. The car park can
accommodate 95 vehicles at a time.
The entire project had cost Rs 240 million, a press release by the
President's Media Division said. A special memento was presented to the
President by members of the Wellawatte Public Market United Traders
Association after the opening ceremony.
Western Province Governor Alavi Mowlana, Senior Minister A H M
Fowzie, Western Province chief Minister Prasanna Ranatunga, Colombo
Mayor Mohamed Muzzamil, CMC Opposition Leader Milinda Moragoda and
former Minister Rohitha Bogollagama were also present on the occasion.