The Finance Ministry has been criticized for its delay in responding to oral questions raised by legislators in the House.
Speaker Chamal Rajapaksa has expressed concerns over the Finance Ministry’s delay in responding to oral questions raised by parliamentarians.
Rajapaksa has made this comment in response to comments made by UNP parliamentarian Ravi Karunanayake over the frequent delays by the Finance Ministry to respond to oral questions.
The Speaker has said that he would speak to the Finance Ministry Secretary about the matter.
The Ministry has requested for more time to respond to an oral question raised in the House yesterday.