It is reported that the allowance of Rs. 5,000 proposed in the 2022 budget report for public employees has been suspended. The budget had proposed to provide this allowance from January this year.
The Ampara Zonal Education Office has sent a letter to all principals and teachers in the area informing them that the circular issued in this regard has been temporarily suspended.
The letter states that the payment has been suspended but that the allowance has been paid.