Minister Rajitha Senarathne says that the Etca Agreement signed by Mr. Gotabaya Rajapaksa would be continued without any changes. He said that it is the usual form of the opposition to oppose agreements submitted by the government. The Minister said this to media after meeting the Maha Nayake of Malwathu Chapter Most Venerable Tibbatuwawe Sri Sumangala Thera. The Minister pointed out that the Government Medical Officers Association appears on behalf of political demands but not for the trade union rights of the doctors. The Minister said that Hambantota District Hospital would be converted into a modern hospital with the support of the European Union.
- A 50 rupee allowance will be added to the daily wage of estate workers
- The railway strike has been called off