A Human Resource Management (HRM) Unit is to be established as a solution to the dearth of employees in State institutions. It is planned to set up the new Unit under the guidance of the Ministry of Public Administration and Home Affairs.
Attention was drawn to this matter during a meeting Minister W.D.J. Seneviratne had with Chief Secretaries of Provincial Councils at the Public Administration Ministry. The Minister said that the Ministry would take active measures to fill vacancies of Administrative Officers of Provincial Councils. He revealed of plans to recruit 400 Administrative Officers. Ministry Secretaries were present on the occasion.