The Rathugala Power Scheme was vested with the Native inhabitants of the Rthugala area in the Monaragala District on 23.6.2-14 by His Excellency The President Mahinda Rajapakse and attended by Hon. Minister of Power and Energy, Pavithra Wanniarachchi, Attorney at Law.
The Rathugala Power Scheme, which was built under the “ Uva Udanaya” Development Scheme has cost the Government Rs. 304 Million. Out of this, Power will be distributed to 1400 homes covering 21 villages.
Picture shows H.E. President Mahinda Rajapakse handing over a “ Sandeshaya” to symbolize the handing over to Native leader “ Suda Wannila Eththo” and unwailed the Plaque.
Hon. Minister of Power and Energy, Pavithra Wanniarachchi, Attorney at Law, Mr. Vijith Wijeyamuni Soysa, Minister of Wild Life Conservation, Mr. Jagath Pushpakumara, Minister of Coconut Development and Estate Development, Mr. Shashindra Rajapakse, Chief Minister of the Uva Province, Mr. M.M.C. Ferdinando, Secretary of Ministry of Power and Energy, Mr. W.B. Ganegala, Chairman Ceylon Electricity Board, General Manager CEB Mr. Shavindranath Fernando and other Senior officials also took part in the ceremony.