Opposition playing politics with Salley issue - PM
It was tragic to witness the Opposition including
its leader attempting to inflame conflict between communities for
petty political gain without thinking of the future of the country,
Prime Minister D. M. Jayaratne told Parliament yesterday.
‘Govt made every effort to rescue Rizana’
Speaker Chamal Rajapaksa presided when
Parliament met yesterday at 1 pm. After the presentation of papers
and oral questions, the House took up Vote of No Confidence on
Foreign Employment Promotion and Welfare Minister Dilan Perera moved
by UNP MP Ajith P. Perera.
Over 10,000 vacancies in Public Administration and Home Affairs
There are 10,098 and its statutory bodies,
Deputy Minister Wijaya Dahanayake said in Parliament yesterday. The
vacancies are for the posts of administrative officers, management
officers, librarians, interpreters, engineers, information
technology officers, technical officers and Grama Seva Niladharis.
He said the government provided appointments for 51,420 trainee
graduates last year.