Committee to consider appeals by graduates

2020-09-16 at 13:25

The Ministry of Public Services, Provincial Councils & Local Government says it will commence considering appeals filed by trained graduates who did not receive appointments in the state sector, from today.

Ministry Secretary JJ Rathnasiri said the appeals will be considered by a special committee.

He noted directives were issued to Divisional Secretariats to direct the appeals to the Ministry.

Rathnasiri said plans are underway to complete the consideration of all appeals within two weeks.

Training has commenced for 50,000 graduate trainees who were recruited to the state sector.

The Ministry Secretary noted another 10,000 graduates will be recruited for the training programme following consideration of the appeals.