Leading politician has 17 additional secretaries for official duties

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A leading politician has deployed 17 additional secretaries for his official duties while his successors have had services of only five or six additional secretaries, as revealed.

These additional secretaries have been assigned to perform duties of supervision of several ministries and these officials are paid salaries, allowances and also provided with staff, fuel, communication and computer facilities and annual expenses of these offices are estimated at Rs. 50 million.

These excessive designations are only a waste of peoples’ money as any special duties are not performed by the extra staff as revealed at a discussion of several prominent politicians. (Dayaseeli Liyanage)

  Comments - 9

  • Dinesh Monday, 22 July 2019 10:55 AM

    Look closely they are all relations....None suitable and non qualified.....

    Nimna Monday, 22 July 2019 10:59 AM

    Has to be Arjuna Ranathunga

    C S Monday, 22 July 2019 04:33 PM

    It is Kiriella, when he was Minister of Highways.

    Sashi Monday, 22 July 2019 01:14 PM

    Please- NAME and SHAME!

    Sando Monday, 22 July 2019 03:48 PM

    Withholding Tax Monies collected from hard working pubic.

    Ram Monday, 22 July 2019 04:04 PM

    Hari shoke, kaapalla mahajana salli

    Few months more, enjoy Monday, 22 July 2019 04:35 PM

    5 to do the job, 10 to advise the std 8 qualified minister, last two to carry the ministers brief

    MODA BURUWA Monday, 22 July 2019 08:24 PM

    Who is this so called LEADING POLITICIAN ! . Please name him or her without making it a merry go go around the bush .

    Gona Rala Monday, 22 July 2019 09:42 PM

    My Vote for Kiriella . A Lawyer's husband


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