Chairman of the Bakery Owners’ Association N.K. Jayawardane requests all bakery owners to reduce the prices of all bakery products except bread by ten percent. He stressed that the benefit of reducing the VAT should be given to the consumer. Speaking to the SLBC he says that the government’s VAT reduction benefits more than 99 percent of bakery owners.
- 15,000 rupee allowance will be paid for the administrative service officials from next month
- Heavy rain expected in many areas during next few days