Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
Development+Provisions+Bill+to+be+debated+at+Provincial+Councils+after+Premier%E2%80%99s+assurance+that+powers+won%E2%80%99t+be+curtailed
Saturday, 24 December 2016 - 13:29
Development Provisions Bill to be debated at Provincial Councils after Premier’s assurance that powers won’t be curtailed
21

Shares
2,556

Views
Minister of Agriculture of the Southern Province, U.G.D. Ariyathilake stated that the heads of expenditure of the Ministry of Agriculture of Southern Province which was defeated on the 10th of this month, will be taken up for debate once again on the 27th.

He furthermore stated that his decision of resigning from his ministerial position was changed upon requests made by the president and the chief minister of southern province.

However, Southern Provincial Councilor, D.V. Upul stated that many councillors including him, will vote against the heads of expenditure of the Ministry of Agriculture in another vote taking as well.

Meanwhile, Chief Minister of Western Province, Isura Devapriya stated that the Development Special Provisions draft bill will be taken up for debate on the 29th of this month.

He stated that the shortcomings of the draft bill were brought to the attention of the prime minister yesterday.

The draft bill was previously defeated at the Uva Provincial Council as well.
Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
You may also like :
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
1,968 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
1,098 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
6,700 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
16,896 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
65 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
45,244 Views
Top