Subjects & functions of Ministries gazetted

Sunday, 13 May 2018 - 9:42

The Government Printer says that the Gazette notification on amended subjects and functions of the Ministries had been published last night (May 12).

19 institutions including some that were previously under the purview of the Ministries of Education and Internal Affairs and Wayamba Development, have been assigned under the Ministry of Higher Education and Cultural Affairs.

Meanwhile, the Employees’ Trust Fund which was initially under the purview of the Ministry of National Policies and Economic Affairs and later assigned to the Ministry of Youth Affairs, Project Management and Southern Development, has now been assigned under the Ministry of Labour and Trade Union Relations.