Post Master General Ranjith Ariyaratne says the structural change will be made at the postal department while retaining the concepts of the department. He told the SLBC that the necessary approval has been obtained for the purpose.
The cost of the department for one year is 13 billion rupees. The annual income of the department is six billion to seven billion rupees. He said that proposals and views have been obtained for the structural change.
He said that there are 800 vacancies in the postal service. He further said that 600 of the vacancies would be held to a competitive examination and the remaining 200 would be recruited from the department.