The Ministry of Finance has agreed to develop a salary scale for university lecturers in an attempt to solve their grievances.
According to Secretary of the Federation of University Teachers Association Dr. Terrance Madhujith this decision was converged upon during a meeting which was held with Secretary to the Treasury Dr. P.B. Jayasundara.
However the salary scale which has been agreed upon will be subject to further discussions during a scheduled meeting tomorrow represented by stakeholders from both parties.
Secretary of the Federation of University Teachers Association Dr. Terrance Madhujith speaking further noted that subsequent to the salary scale being presented to the FUTA's executive committee on Wednesday, a ultimate decision
would be reached regarding the associations strike.