Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says his aim is not only to empower the Cabinet but the entire parliament.
Addressing the inauguration of a workshop for parliamentarians today, the Premier said parliament is the core of public representation.
The workshop has been organized to educate parliamentarians on the functions of the Supervisory Working Committees.
Addressing the participants, Opposition Leader R. Sampanthan said Supervisory Working Committee system is operational in other countries including India.
He also said that a considerable change has taken place in the administration sector of this country after the 19th Amendment to the Constitution was enacted.