Oct 24, 2021

President to take over Public Trustee Dept. from PM?

It is reported that President Gotabhaya Rajapaksa has decided to take over the Department of Public Trustee, which is currently under the purview of the Prime Minister.

Reports say that it has been decided to appoint an advisory committee to instruct the Public Trustee and to supervise the department by the Presidential Secretariat.

Earlier, the Finance minister position, held by the PM, was given to Basil Rajapaksa, after the latter entered parliament.