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State Ministry to expedite production of milk, eggs and meat products

The State Ministry of Livestock, Farm Development and Dairy and Egg Related Industries is intervening to expedite the production of milk, eggs and meat products in the face of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, said Minister of State DB Herath.

The Minister of State said that mobile vendors selling products can obtain permission directly from the Divisional Secretariats, District Secretaries and Veterinary Offices in their areas.

In addition to milk, eggs and meat products, a person can also obtain permission from the above offices to transport animal food and medicine.

The Minister of State has requested the owners of mobile vegetable and fruit stalls to sell eggs and meat in their vehicles.

The State Ministry has also provided 03 direct telephone numbers to resolve issues raised by traders regarding these permits.