The Government has decided to increase salaries of Grama Niladharis.
Their salaries have been increased with effect from the 15th of last December with additional allowances. The Government has also decided to change their designation as Administrative Grama Niladharis. Accordingly the Grade three salary scale will increase by 870 rupees, Grade two by 1765 and Grade One by 870 rupees. The salary of the Super Grade will rise 365 rupees. The Government says that it took the decision to increase the salaries of Grama Niladharis considering their responsibilities and duties.