Approval of Treasury is mandatory for provincial councilors intending to go overseas
Tuesday, 27 September 2016 - 8:25
President Maithripala Sirisena has instructed that, from the beginning of 2017, approval of the Public Treasury should be obtained for provincial councilors intending to go overseas to participate in study tours.
Issuing a communiqué, the Presidential Media Division said that the President has drawn his attention on the expenditure of an excessive amount of money for the Central Provincial councilors’ tour to Russia.
The Presidential Media Division also attested that he had not been aware of the tour.