The renovated Supermarket Center of the Lanka Building Materials Corporation (BMC) at Sangaraja Mawatha, Colombo 12 was declared open today (05) under the patronage of His Excellency the Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa and with the participation of Indika Anuruddha, State Minister of Rural Housing and Construction & Building Materials Industries Promotion.
The renovations were carried out under the Mini Super Concept, which aims to provide all building materials in the construction sector to the public at a minimal cost in one place.
The Prime Minister also presented prizes and certificates to the winners of a drawing competition held for the children of Lanka Building Materials Corporation employees on the occasion of World Habitat Day.
The State Secretary to the Ministry,Eng. Keerthi Ranjith Abeygunawardena, Mr.Mahendra Wijesekera, Chairman, Lanka Building Materials Corporation, General Manager Mr.Dilum Ratnayake, Chairman of the State Engineering Corporation Mr.Ratnasiri Kalupahana and Heads of Institutions affiliated to the Ministry and Government Officials also present on the occasion.