New Chairmen for COPE and PAC
Sunil Handunneththi,who has been pointing out mistakes and short comings in accountability of Public Enterprises was appointed as Chairman of the Committee on Public Enterprises.
Other members of the COPE are Anura Priyatharsana Yapa,Dayasiri Jeyasekera,Harsha deSilva, Ajith P.Perera,Ranjan Ramanayake,Asoka Abayasinghe,Chandrasri Gajayadeera, Bimal Ratnayaka,M.A.Sumanthiran and Gnanamurthy Srineshan Urban and Western Province Development Deputy Minister,Vasantha Aluvikara been appointed as the Chairman of Public Accounts Committee(PAC).
Other members appointed are Mahinda Samarasighe, P.Harrison, Palitha Ranga Bandara,Niroshan Perera, Sujeeva Senasinghe, Eran Wickremaratne,Vijitha Herath,Vasudeva Nanayakara,Nalinda Jeyatissa, Vijalendran and Sridaran.
These appointments were made during yesterdays’ Parliamentary Session Chaired by the Speaker Karu Jeyasuriya