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Nurses to get increased allowances

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By ITN News Editor March 25, 2019 19:23

Nurses to get increased allowances

The Ministry of Health states that the uniform allowance for the nurses will be increased by3000 rupees and good acceptance allowance by 500 rupees.
A discussion was held at the Ministry of Health with the presence of Minister Rajitha Senaratne to address issues of government nurses. The minister also promised to solve a number of professional problems in the health service.
The Minister agreed to increase the allowance given to nurses for uniforms from 15,000 rupees to 18,000 rupees. It was also decided to increase the allowance for accepting goods from 500 rupees to1000rupees.Meanwhile, Minister Rajitha Senaratne has instructed officials not to transfer new appointees from their given places till they complete two years in their service without a fair reason.
Vacancies of Health Management Assistant and Information Technology Officer will also be filled soon. It is also planned to prepare a cabinet paper to make IT a closed service

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor March 25, 2019 19:23