Acting true to form:
Cashing in on the dead, JVP’s creed - Minister Dilan Perera
“From the beginning, the JVP got a person killed
and then sold his body and blood stained clothes to gain political
advantage. This time a garment worker became their victim. The
police blindly assisted the JVP to kill this person,” Foreign
Employment and Welfare Minister Dilan Perera said.
Engineering Council to be set up
Cabinet on a proposal by Power and Energy
Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka, granted approval for the
establishment of Engineering Council by an Act of Parliament.
Electricity transmission, distribution network to be strengthened
the country’s Electricity generation requirement will be
strengthened after commissioning of the 150 MW Upper Kotmale Hydro
Power Plant and 600 MW Phases II and III of the Coal Fired Power
Plant at Puttlam.
JVP backed group drew workers into clash - Minister Keheliya
“A short sighted extremist group backed up by
the Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna inveigled innocent employees of the
Katunayake Free Trade Zone (FTZ) into an unnecessary clash with the
Police aiming to ruin the industrial peace in the country,” Media
and Information Minister Keheliya Rambukwella said.