Measures are being taken to fill the vacancies existing in the Department of the Government Analyst.
Appointment letters were presented to 19 Assistant Government Analysts under the patronage of Minister W.D.J. Seneviratne. They have been selected through an all island competitive examination organized by the Department of Examinations to recruit personnel for Sri Lanka Scientific Service. The Minister said the lack of Analysts has contributed towards the delay in pursing with criminal cases. The Minister said the new appointments are being made to overcome this difficulty.