Minister Rajitha Senaratne has drawn his attention to keeping all Osu Salas open until 10 pm or round the clock. In the meantime the State Pharmaceuticals Corporation indicates a growth of 24 percent under the new administration.
The Health Ministry points out that the State Pharmaceuticals Corporation has achieved a profit of 438 million rupees last year. Many initiatives were taken under the new administration to develop physical as well as human resources of the Corporation on the instructions of Minister Rajitha Senaratne. Accordingly, the total value of pharmaceuticals sold last year was 3,880 million rupees while last year’s profits totaled 197 million rupees. The State Pharmaceuticals Corporation also took measures to contribute a sum of 75 million rupees to the Treasury in the year 2014.