Sub Post Offices will be provided with computer facilities on the instructions of the President. 640 Sub Post Offices will get such facilities under the fist stage.
Plans are afoot to extend computer facilities to the 3000 sub post offices countrywide in three stages. The Programme will be concluded in 2013. The expenditure to be incurred will be in the region of 600 million rupees. The required grants will come from the National Savings Bank. These details were revealed during a meeting organized for Post Masters in Anuradhapura. It was chaired by Minister Duminda Dissanayake.