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Sri Lanka won’t need to import rice again – Agriculture Minister

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Colombo (News 1st) – Agriculture Minister Mahinda Amaraweera believes Sri Lanka will not need to import rice again, given that the country is not affected by a natural disaster."Farmers will be cultivating 800,000 hectares of paddy lands this Maha season, and 748,000 hectares have already been cultivated," he said."This will be a successful season for the farming community," the Minister added..

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