Asian Tribune – Sri Lanka Bureau
Sri Lanka’s Foreign Ministry I will move a supplementary votes in parliament on Tuesday to obtain Rs. 2,880,180,332 for the forthcoming SAARC summit. Foreign Minister Rohitha Bogollagama will present this estimate and the parliament will hold a six hour debate on this proposal. According to the parliament sources this is about the recurrent expenditure will be Rs.401,881,272.00 and Capital expenditure will be Rs.2,478,299,060.00. It contained allocations for fuel - some Rs. 45,994,935 and food and uniforms, most likely for the deployed security personnel and ushering staff amounting to Rs. 540,000.