Pay hike or development
Nov 17, 2010 7:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
President Mahinda Rajapaksa told the Cabinet today that the government would be compelled to forgo the mega development projects if substantial salary increases were announced in the budget for the public servants.
President Rajapaksa announced at the Cabinet meeting today that it would cost Rs.1.4 billion a month for the government to increase the salaries of public servants by Rs. 100 a month