The Special Commission appointed to rectify salary anomalies in the public service begins its functions today. Its office is located at Malalasekera Mawatha in Colombo. The Commission intends to submit a preliminary report to the President at the end of this month. The commission, comprising 15 members, is headed by S. Ranukge. It was appointed on August 20th for a two month period.
- People’s representatives point out, the public rally organized by the so called ‘joint opposition’, is an effort to divert the path of legal action taken against alleged fraud and corruption during the previous administration.
- Discussions held between the Ministry of Transport and the Sri Lanka Transport Board to re-arrange the salary structure of the CTB