Jan 10, 2022

All Board members under Highways ministry told to resign! Featured

It is reported that the Minister of Highways - Johnston Fernando has instructed the members of Director Boards including the Chairmen of all institutions falling under the ministry, to resign.

Accordingly, it is said that Director Boards of 'Maga Neguma', the Road Development Authority, the Maga Neguma Consultancy & Project Management Services Company (Pvt) Ltd.and the Expressway Transport Company (Pvt) Ltd, which all fall under the Ministry, are due to resign in the near future.

Of late, there have been rumours that there could be a change in Johnston Fernando's ministerial portfolio after a state minister had told tales of him to the Rajapaksa family.

It is also said that neither the President nor the PM is in favor of the ministry secretary either.