26th of this month has been declared as national energy day. The cabinet has approved the proposal in this regard. Several programs will be implemented to educate students about the subject. Amendments are being made to the industrial promotion act no 46 of 1990 by inserting regulations suitable for present times. The cabinet has approved a proposal to appoint advisory councils consisting of experts in relevant fields to 20 main industrial sectors, chambers of commerce, universities and research institutions until those amendments are introduced. Meanwhile the cabinet has also approved to amend consumer affairs authority act no 09 of 2003 and Sri Lanka telecommunication act no 25 of 1991.
- The No-Confidence Motion against the Minister of Energy handed over to the Speaker
- 3000 houses will be built for middle income earners