Tenure of office of 23 local government bodies including Colombo Municipal Council extended
Thursday, 15 October 2015 - 9:14
The tenure of office of 23 local Government bodies, of which the official period has not yet ended, has been extended till 31st December.
Provincial Councils and Local Government Ministry said that the tenure of office of 21 local government bodies including Dehiwela – Mt. Lavinia, Sri Jayawardenepura – Kotte was due to end day-after-tomorrow.
Similarly the period of office of the Colombo and Hambanthota MCs is due to end on 31st this month.
Provincial Councils and Local Government Minister Faizer Musthaafa told our news team that because of this reason, the official period of 23 local government bodies was extended till next 31st December.