The construction work on the new ECD center at Palindanuwara in the Kalutara District commenced under the patronage of the Hon. State Minister for Women and Child Development, Pre School & Primary Education, School Infrastructure & Education Services, Piyal Nishantha in April 2022.

With the economic crisis affecting every strata of the country, the ECD Project, under the guidance of the Hon. State Minister, Piyal Nishantha, will complete the construction of 26 such centers in the next 5 months, as part of its objective to enhance equitable access to and improve the quality of early childhood development services in Sri Lanka.

Following are images of the foundation stone laying ceremony attended by Hon. State Minister, Piyal Nishantha, ECD Project Director Mr. Chandralal Premakumara, and other dignitaries.