Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka has revealed of a special plan formulated to reduce the expenditure of the Electricity Board.
The Minister said they expect the total expenditure of the Electricity Board for 2011 to be 158.982 billion rupees. He had introduced to every Electrical Engineering office, transmission centre and every main office targets along with efficiency. Through this exercise, they expect to bring down the expenditure, purchases and other activities to 150.532 billion rupees. The Minister said that the challenge tasked with the 15 thousand workers was to save 8450 million rupees.