The price committee of the Consumer Affairs Authority is expected to meet during the next few days and decide on milk power prices.
Secretary of the Ministry of Corporatives and Internal Trade Sunil .S. Sirisena stated that once Minister Johnston Fernando who is currently overseas returns to the island a date for the meeting will be set.
Milk powder companies recently stated that if prices are not increased they would have to halt the import of milk powder.
Secretary of the Ministry of Corporatives and Internal Trade further stated that a final decision has not been reached with regard to an amendment to the price of gas.