The 2018 budget of the Colombo Municipal Council (CMC) was passed today with a majority of sixty votes. Seventy-seven members voted in favour of the budget, while seventeen members voted against.
Sixteen were not present at the time of voting while eight abstained. The budget was presented by Colombo Municipal Council (CMC) Mayor Rosy Senanayake. Addressing the Council, she said she was privileged to present the budget as the first female Mayor and added she would work to the best of her ability to render service in the interest of the people of Colombo City.