a number of leisure sector properties has established a new firm to
provide professional water based recreational activities for tourists.
Accordingly, the new company named as
Citrus Aqua will focus on delivering multiple of water sports packages
to its clients taking into consideration the different individual needs.
The Company which will function as a
subsidiary of the Citrus Leisure PLC is headed by Suresh de Mel who is
also the Managing Director of Lanka Fishing Flies.
Damith Wickramasinghe, a veteran angler
who has fished in and around Sri Lanka for nearly 40-years and Howard
Martenstyn, a conservationist and a specialist in Dolphin and Whale
watching are also in the management team of the new firm.
Prema Cooray, the Chairman of Citrus
Leisure PLC speaking at the launch of Citrus Aqua during the weekend in
Bolgoda said, “Through this initiative we hope to attract the attention
of high spending and serious travelers around the world”.
A statement issued by the Citrus Aqua
says, it is also equipped with well trained staff and state of the art
equipment which are on par with international safety standards to
deliver the service.