Question Asked By Hon. Buddhika Pathirana


Hon. Buddhika Pathirana, — To ask the Minister of Primary Industries, —

(a) Will he state—

(i) the amount of  Cumin seeds and  Caraway seeds  imported to Sri Lanka during the year 2015; and

(ii) the major countries from which Cumin seeds and  Caraway seeds are imported to Sri Lanka?

(b) Will he inform this House—

(i) whether Cumin seeds and Caraway seeds are grown in Sri Lanka;

(ii) if so, of the said production as a percentage of the requirement of Sri Lanka;

(iii) if Cumin seeds and Caraway seeds are not cultivated, of  the reasons for it; and

(iv) of the steps that will be taken by the government to expand the cultivations of Cumin seeds and Caraway seeds  in Sri Lanka?

(c) If not, why?


: Social Welfare and Primary Industries
: Hon. Buddhika Pathirana
: United National Party (UNP)
Requested for 2 weeks time on 2016-10-28

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