Corruption or Criminal charges against 104 Provincial Council and Local Government Representatives
Allegations have been levelled against 104 persons out of provincial council and local government representatives from 2004 up to now with regard to their involvement in corruption, crimes and illegal acts.
Provincial Council and Local Government Deputy Minister Indika Bandaranayake said so in reply to a query MP Ranjan Ramanayake posed in parliament yesterday.
On this occasion the Minister said further that 57 out of these 104 had been brought before law and punished.
Meanwhile the draft Sri Lanka Atomic Energy Act too was passed in parliament with amendments yesterday.