107 persons have been newly appointed for Public Administration Service.
The appointment letters were presented for those who obtained high marks in a competitive examination held by the Southern Province Public Services Commission. They were recruited as investigation, tax and technical officers. The appointment letters were presented under the patronage of Southern Province Governor Kumari Balasuriya and Chief Minister Shan Wijayalal de Silva. Expressing his views the Chief Minister said that the main aim of the Government is to create a productive public service.