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Minister Champika Ranawaka says no building plan will be approved without proper waste disposal system in future.

Minister Patalie Champika Ranawaka pointed out the need to establish an authority with full powers for waste management. At a ceremony held in his ministry today he said, that solid waste management has been a problem in the urban areas for over 2 decades. An echo friendly waste disposal  programme was launched today specially targeting the  flats and condominium  in Urban areas.

Many precious lands in the Colombo city has gone to decay due to informal disposal of garbage. The minister Ranawaka said that no plan of the new housing schemes will be passed without proper waste disposal system in future.