Friday, November 6, 2009

President’s allocation is for 21 institutions

The allocation made in the Vote on Account for the President is not only for him. It is related to 21 institutions.

This reference was made by Minister Anura Priyadharshana Yapa at today’s Cabinet news briefing. The Minister said funds had been allocated for 21 offices under the President. It is not only for the President’s Office. He said that the Office of the Commissioner General of Essential Services purchases all the essential commodities. The allocations are also made for the special Presidential Commissions, former Presidents and their family members.

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