Make electricity affordable - President
Jan 11, 2011 7:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
The Power and Energy Ministry is bound to provide electricity to the people at affordable rates and it should strive to give more prominence to what people actually need than think about profits, said President Mahinda Rajapaksa yesterday.
The President was speaking at the progress review meeting of the Power and Energy Ministry.
“Electricity is an integral part of the people’s day-to-day life and it is an indispensable factor for the country’s development endeavour,” the President added. He added that the Power and Energy Ministry should carry out their duties more effectively and in a people-friendly manner.