Public service conundrums  | Daily FT
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The Government has gazetted that State employees who delay or fail to perform the duties assigned by the newly appointed Presidential Task Force for ‘Gama Samaga Pilisandara’ (Dialogue with the Village), are to be reported directly to the Secretary to the President. This move opens up concerns of the independence of public servants and if due process is being circumvented for political ends. The directive comes as part of the mandate of the Extraordinary gazette signed by Secretary to President P.B. Jayasundara. The 16-member Presidential Task Force, which is headed by Sports Minister Namal Ra…

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