The United National Party (UNP) is to have an urgent meeting with President Maithripala Sirisena on his decision to remove the board of directors of the People’s Bank (PB), Bank of Ceylon (BOC) and the Board of Investment (BOI).
A UNP statement said that the meeting was called for as the three Government institutions operate under UNP Ministers.
President Maithripala Sirisena had yesterday decided to remove the board of directors of People’s Bank, Bank of Ceylon and the Board of Investment (BOI) from last night.
The UNP said that the People’s Bank and Bank of Ceylon operate under Minister Lakshman Kiriella while the BOI operates under Minister Malik Samarawickrama.
As a result the UNP had decided to meet the President and discuss the decision to remove the board of directors. (Colombo Gazette)