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Friday, 11 May 2018 - 13:53
CEB states no decision on increasing electricity rates
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The CEB trade unions warn that the electricity rates are likely to be increased following the increase in fuel prices.

The Ministry of Power and Renewable Energy stated that a final decision has not yet been taken regarding the increase.

Meanwhile, President of Lanka Private Bus Owners' Association, Gemunu Wijerathna said that a decision on the percentage of the intended increase of bus fares would be decided on at a special meeting this afternoon.

Deputy Minister of  Transport, Ashok Abeysinghe said that Cabinet approval for such a fare hike is needed.

In addition, the chairman of the All Ceylon School Transport Service Union, Malsri de Silva stated that school van fees should also be increased.
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