Finance Minister and Auditor General hold key meeting

_N7A8683A meeting between Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake and Auditor General Gamini Wijesinghe was held at the Finance Ministry today, the Finance Ministry said.

The discussion was centered on certain issues with regard to accounts in the Annual Report – 2015 published by the Finance Ministry.

What measures should be taken to face similar situation was also discussed by the participants during this meeting.

Finance Ministry Secretary Dr. R.H.S. Samaratunga and several top officials of the Ministry of Finance Ministry and senior officials of the Office of the Auditor General participated in the discussion.

Concerns had been raised in Parliament recently with regards to the Auditor General.