Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
New+laws+to+increase+women+in+LG+bodies
Thursday, 19 November 2015 - 13:50
New laws to increase women in LG bodies
56

Shares
6,830

Views

The Cabinet has approved the increase of female representation in local government bodies by 25 percent.

Joint Cabinet Spokesman and Minister Gayantha Karunathilaka said that under the proposal moved by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, the Local government Special Ordinance Act would be amended to facilitate this proposal.

Meanwhile the Cabinet has also approved the increase of bursary granted for university students, with the exception of those who are entitled to Mahapola scholarships from 2500 rupees to 4000 rupees.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
HiruNews
Thursday, 16 August 2018 - 16:24
Mangroves play a critical role in maintaining the ecological balance in Sri Lanka's coastal areas.However, some money-hungry people do not understand this.Our... Read More
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
600 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
3,599 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
7,281 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
18,929 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
143 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
48,201 Views
Top