Engine drivers to become railway pilots ?
THE Transport Ministry has appointed a special committee to look into
the possibility of changing the designation of locomotive drivers of the
A spokesman said the committee was appointed by the Ministry
Secretary on the directive of Transport Minister Felix Perera to study
the legal implications of changing the drivers' designation to 'Railway
The Committee headed by Retired Judge of the Court of Appeal
Chandradasa Nanayakkara comprises Deputy Superintendent of Railways
Department Nalaka Bandara, Chief Engineer (Tracks and Bridges) W. P. M.
Fernando and Director Planning of the Transport Ministry Sunil