Sri Lanka will vigorously promote dairy farming to replace milk powder imports
By: Date: 2021-02-15 Categories: Internationalfood Tags: ,
Sri Lanka’s “Daily News” reported on February 9 that Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa yesterday instructed relevant departments to increase the loan line for dairy farmers from 500,000 rupees to 1 million rupees to help dairy farmers upgrade related infrastructure. , To promote the development of the dairy farming industry, thereby reducing the expenditure on imported milk powder.

   Prime Minister Mahinda gave this instruction at the development review meeting of the Ministry of Finance. He also pointed out that the government’s future focus is to attract foreign investment, not foreign loans.