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b;ska miq.sh ojil weh wmQrE PdhdrEm tl;=jla uqyqKq fmdf;a m< lr,d ;snqKd’
According to Weerakoon, a harvest of close to 3.1 million tonnes is expected from the ‘Maha season’.
Commenting on other crops, Weerakoon said the area of cultivation of other crops will be further expanded.
The maize cultivation is expected to be increased from 10,000 hectares to 40,000, this ‘Yala season’, according to the Director-General of Agriculture.