Oversight committee to regulate Samurdhi Banks
An oversight committee is set to be appointed to regulate Samurdhi Banks in the country.
Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka Dr. Indrajit Coomaraswamy said the decision was reached following a meeting with Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe at the Temple Trees yesterday.
Accordingly, a committee comprising representatives of the Central Bank, Ministries of Finance and National Policies will oversee Samurdhi Banks.
Governor Indrajit Coomaraswamy speaking to media claimed the decision to appoint a monitoring committee was taken in a bid to provide comprehensive benefits for Samurdhi beneficiaries and the public.