Sri Lanka prices to go down

Sri Lanka prices to go down
Published: 19 December 2008

Sri Lankan government has decided to reduce the maximum retail price of state imported cement by Rs. 75 from yesterday midnight.

Consumer Affairs Ministry said that this decision was taken at a special meeting held with the President Mahinda Rajapaksa yesterday evening.

At the moment the price of a 50 kg cement bag in Sri Lanka is Rs. 785 and with the price reduction it will be Rs. 715, the Ministry said.