Nelum Pokuna Theatre gets Rs 3 b comprehensive cover
Sri Lanka Insurance has successfully secured the opportunity of
insuring the The Nelum Pokuna Theatre is considered a national asset and
the Sri Lanka Insurance was able to win the tender to provide the
The process was transparent and discipline was emphasised where there
were many bidders. However, Sri Lanka Insurance was successful in
winning the tender, Sri Lanka Insurance General Insurance Chief Officer
Ansley J Alles said.
The Nelum Pokuna which is a replica of Nelum Pokuna in Polonnaruwa is
built according to international standards at a cost of Rs 3 billion
with the funding of China which accounted for 60 percent. We are very
proud to be associated with the theatre in the capacity of the insurer,
he said at the policy handing ceremony held yesterday.
Sri Lanka insurance has invested Rs 91 billion and is the largest and
most profitable insurer in Sri Lanka.