Dec 07, 2017

Kiriella submits supplementary estimate for Rajagiriya building

A Supplementary estimate of Rs. 66,040,000 has been presented to Parliament in lieu of payments due as rent and Local Government taxes for a building in Rajagiriya which was rented by the Agriculture Ministry but had not been used.

The supplementary estimate had been submitted to parliament by the Leader of the House Minister Lakshman Kiriella.

In his supplementary estimate, the funds sought includes Rs. 66,040,000 rent and taxes for the building rent, Rs. 800,000 for vehicles and Rs. 60 million for additional provisions for the Insurance Corporation.

The initial cabinet paper for the rental of this building was submitted by the Prime Minister’s office.

This building belongs to actress Sabeetha Perera’s husband, Upali Jayasinghe.