2 weeks for Heads of LG bodies in Kolonnawa to complete their tasks: If not will President will be told about them: MP R Duminda Silva-Video
Colombo District Parliamentarian R Duminda Silva says that the party leadership will be made aware regarding local government heads who are evading their responsibilities pertaining to the development of Kolonnawa.
The Parliamentarian expressed these views at the Regional Coordination Committee of Kolonnawa yesterday.
Development activities pertaining to the Kolonnawa Urban Council and Kotikawatte-Muleriyawa Pradeshiya Sabha’s were discussed at the meeting.
The meeting was held at the Kolonnawa Divisional Secretariat with the participation of local government heads and officials.
Attention was drawn towards projects that have already been approved by the Colombo District Secretariat but are still on hold by the failure of the Kotikawatte-Muleriyawa Pradeshiya Sabha to prepare estimates.
At the time an official presented facts about this, Parliamentarian R Duminda Silva focussed his attention towards the matter and stated that the matter will be brought to the attention of the President.
Work Superintendent of the Kolonnawa Urban Council Mohan Karunarathna explained facts with regard to reasons that had led to the delay in preparing estimates for projects under the gama neguma project.
He stated that although estimates have been prepared for 15 projects, they have still not been able to visit those areas.
Work Superintendent of the Kolonnawa Urban Council also stated that these projects are under the Deputy Chairman.
Parliamentarian R Dumindha Silva told him to coordinate with his officials to get the job done.
The Government has allocated 353 Million Rupees for the development of Kolonnawa.
Parliamentarian R Duminda Silva also enlightened the participants regarding the shortcomings in the usage of finances.