Hirunews Logo
One+Hundred+Thousand+Registered+Letters+Dumped+At+The+Central+Postal+Exchange
Tuesday, 16 February 2016 - 13:18
One Hundred Thousand Registered Letters Dumped At The Central Postal Exchange
7,470

Views

Postal trade unions claim that there are nearly one hundred thousand letters piled up at the Central Mail Exchange that could not be distributed.

General Secretary of People’s Postal Service Association Jayantha Wijesinghe stated that the distribution of letters have been delayed due to the positions of second class Postmasters remaining vacant.

The Central Mail Exchange is responsible for the distribution of mail in the city of Colombo and its suburbs.

In addition, the Central Mail Exchange also handles ordering goods via internet from clients in foreign countries.

The Trade unions further explain that due to this reason, examination entry forms as well as letters calling for interviews would be delayed.

Postmaster General Rohana Abeyratne stated that he could not comment on the matter.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Farmers occupy A-9 road to dry paddy
Thursday, 22 February 2018 - 13:52
The drivers who are using the A-9 road complain that farmers have occupied certain sections of the road stretch from Puliyankulama to Mullaitivu to dry... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
3,415 Views
15,403 Views
635 Views
2,986 Views
367 Views
16,868 Views
Top