The Committee on Public Accounts (COPA) and the Committee on Public Enterprises (COPE) are scheduled to be convened today (07).
Accordingly the members of COPE will meet at 2.00 pm while the COPA members are set to meet at 2.30 pm to appoint two chairmen for the committees.
The Parliament announced the new members of the two committees on February 05.
Sixteen parliamentarians were appointed to each of the two committees.
Ministers Pavithradevi Wanniarachchi, Douglas Devananda, Vasudeva Nanayakkara, Duminda Dissanayake, Rohitha Abeygunawardana, Lasantha Alagiyawanna, Shehan Semasinghe, Chandima Weerakkody and MPs Udaya Gammanpila, Palitha Range Bandara, Niroshan Perera, Seyed Ali Zahir Moulana, Buddhika Pathirana, S. Shritharan, Nalinda Jayathissa and Wijepala Hettiarachchi have been appointed to the COPA.
In the meantime, Ministers Anura Priyadharshana Yapa, Susil Premajayantha, Mahindananda Aluthgamage, Dayasiri Jayasekara, Jayantha Samaraweera and Mohan Priyadarshana De Silva and MPs Rauff Hakeem, Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe, Harsha De Silva, Ajith P. Perera, Sriyani Wijewickrama, Ranjan Ramanayake, Ashok Abeysinghe, Sunil Handunnetti, Mavai S. Senathirajah and D. V. Chanaka were appointed to the COPE.
Source: Ada Derana
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