Just a paper tiger?

Last Updated: Saturday 04 July 2015 | 02:50:09 AM

EVEN well-intentioned enviroment protection schemes can sometimes go awry. A case in point is the environmental impact assessment regulation for development activities, which came into force in Sri Lanka recently. Though the goverment has yet to approve a proposed golf course-cum-hotel complex at Mahaberitanne, Digana, the developer has commenced work on the project.

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