The Provincial Steering Committee Meeting of the Gramashakthi People’s Movement Programme (Poverty Alleviation) held at Governor's Secretariat, Eastern Province, Trincomalee on 2018-12-10 under the chairmanship of Governor of Eastern Province Hon. Rohitha Bogollagama.
It was reviewed that totally 90 Poverty Villages and 45 Production & Service villages have been selected under this programme in 45 Divisional Secretariats and more than 7,500 families are directly benefitted from this programme in three Districts in the Province. The progress of the activities implemented in the villages was sensitively reviewed at the meeting. This programme is being implemented under direction of HE The President Maithripala Sirisena.
The Chief Secretary, Secretaries, Heads of Departments & other relevant officers of Eastern Provincial Council and District Secretaries & Directors of planning of District Secretariats of Trincomalee, Batticaloa, Ampara participated at the meeting.