Sep 05, 2020

Broken vehicles to be used at govt institutions Featured

The government has decided to repair 4116 vehicles owned by government institutions that are currently unusable due to improper maintenance and hand them over to government institutions that do not have adequate vehicles.

According to an inspection  done up to August 31 ,it has been identified that 4116 vehicles can be reused after repair and  5588 vehicles have been identified as suitable for disposal.

Accordingly, if the relevant institutions have no provision for the maintenance of vehicles, it has been decided to fund them through the National Budget Department and unrepairable vehicles will be disposed properly.

The proposal made by  Mahinda Rajapaksa,Prime Minister and  Minister of Finance, to proceed with the relevant activities, was approved by the Cabinet, said Udaya Gammanpila, Co-Cabinet Spokesman.