Rajapaksa to appoint new heads to state corporates
[TamilNet, Saturday, 08 May 2010, 19:11 GMT]
Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa's United Peoples Freedom Alliance (UPFA) government is to
appoint new heads to all corporations and statutory bodies on May 10.
All held those posts under the last government had tendered their
resignation on the instruction of Mr. Rajapaksa,
SL Presidential secretariat sources told media.
Meanwhile Rajapaksa has selected controversial business tycoon Harry Jayewardene as the Chairman of the Ceylon
Petroleum Corporation (CPC).
CPC is currently a loss making state
venture, sources said.