Over 300,000 join Public Service
Recruitment not stopped, says Minister:
Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe has
alleged that the Government has stopped recruiting employees to the
public sector, but during the last United National Front (UNF)
Government led by Wickremesinghe three circulars preventing the
recruitment of personnel were issued by his Government, said State
Revenue Minister and Financial Planning Deputy Minister, Ranjith
Siyambalapitiya at a press conference yesterday.
IDPs to get more freedom of movement:
Minister refutes false claims
The Government is anxious to relax movement
restrictions in IDP camps but the strict screening process must
continue to stop LTTE cadres masquerading as ordinary citizens
slipping out of camps to create havoc in the rest of the country,
Human Rights Minister Mahinda Samarasinghe said.
Ranil issuing false statements for political gain - Minister
Mass Media and Information Minister Anura
Priyadarshana Yapa said it is regrettable to note Opposition Leader
Ranil Wickremesinghe issuing false statements regarding the
country’s economy for the sake of petty political gain.