A new initiative has been taken to prevent environmental pollution by the sides of the Kelani River with the support of 20 police stations. Protecting of environment from Peliyagoda to Avissawella by the sides of the Kelani River will take place under this project. Community Police Committees of 20 Police Stations will give their assistance to the initiative with the support of the Police Navy Division. Chairman of Police Commission P.H. Manatunga and its Secretary Ariyadasa Cooray inspected the programme. This new initiative hopes to completely stop damages to the environment by the sides of the Kelani River.