Western province Chief Minister irritated by Megapolis
The Central Provincial Council Chief Minister Sarath Ekanayake says that Provincial Councils should be financially strengthened to fulfil people’s aspirations.
He was speaking at a media conference held over the reduction in allocations made for provincial councils by the budget 2017.
Meanwhile, Western Provincial Council Chief Minister Isura Devapriya also expressed his views with regard to the decrease in funds for provincial councils during a media conference held in Colombo today.
He also charged the Urban Development Authority for its plan to take over the authority of provincial councils.