All coconut cultivation’s to be registered

Staff Writer

Colombo (News 1st) – The coconut cultivation board has decided to make the registration of land on which coconuts are cultivated, mandatory.

Chairman of the coconut cultivation Board, Kapila Yakandawala stated that the registration will be done using google maps and new technology.

He stated that the objective of registering the lands is to obtain information and data with regards to coconut cultivation more effectively.

The Board noted that in the future any subsidies which are awarded for coconut cultivation will be granted only to lands which are registered.