Cluster goat village, a project with the objectives of transforming traditional subsistence level goat farming into a dynamic and market oriented business entity was implemented in the Addalaichenai Divisional Secretariat division in Ampara district. This project was funded by the Ministry of Mahaweli, Agriculture, Irrigation and Rural development. The line ministry spent Rs. 4.2 Mn. for this project. 20 farmers benefited and each farmer was provided material assistance to the value of Rs. 200,000/=.
Two women headed families were benefited under Dairy development through empowerment of women project under Line Ministry fund. Each beneficiary received one milking cow on 11th June 2020. Objective of this project are increase income and increase nutrition level of farm family. The cows were supplied from regional livestock farm - Uppuveli.