CBSL & Finance Secretary to COPF on 1st April
COLOMBO (News 1st) The Secretary to the Ministry of Finance, the Governor of the Central Lender, Deputy Governors, and customers of the Monetary Board have been summoned ahead of the Parliamentary Committee on Public Finance on the 1st of April 2022.
The Chairman of the committee, M.P Anura Priyadarshana said that although the officials had been informed to seem prior to the committee on the 24th March 2022, they did NOT go to.
The Chairman of the Committee additional stated that he expressed his displeasure around the scenario.
Accordingly, the Secretary to the Ministry of Finance, the Governor of the Central Bank, the Deputy Governors, and customers of the Monetary Board have been instructed to seem before the Committee on General public Finance on the 1st of April at 10 AM.
On 25th March 2022, Sri Lanka’s Central Lender Governor noted that NO disrespect was intended on Parliament’s Committee on Public Finance, for not showing up right before them.
Samagi Jana Balavegaya MP Dr. Harsha De Silva on Thursday (24) discovered in Parliament that the Central Financial institution Governor and the Monetary Board had been instructed by the Committee on Community Finance to surface in advance of the committee to focus on the VAT boosts, nonetheless, they disregarded the detect and failed to surface.
“This is an insult to Parliament,” claimed De Silva.
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