Fresh water Prawn Hatchery at Kallarawa (Thiriyai) in Trincomalee District (Phase I,II)

The Freshwater Prawn Breeding Center at Kallarawa, Trincomalee of the Natioanl Aquaculture Development Authority of Sri Lanka was opened by Minister of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development & State Minister of Mahaweli Development Hon. Mahinda Amaraweera on 10th of October 2017 with the participation of Hon. Susantha Punchinilame (Deputy Minister of Public Administration & Management), Hon. Dilip Wedaaratchchi (State Minister of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development) and Hon. Members of the Parliament.

The project consists of the Hatchery building, Laboratory, Artimia section and other supportive buildings and concrete mixing tanks, water storage tanks, waste water treatment tank, sea water intake system and Overhead Tank.