Grama Niladhari officers have withdrawn from a protest campaign folllowing talks with the relevant authorities.
The Grama Niladhari officers had decided not to distribute a Rs. 5,000 allowance to low-income families as a mark of protest.
The Government had decided to distribute a Rs. 5,000 allowance to low-income families to assist them during the coronavirus crisis.
However, Grama Niladhari officers had withdrawn from the distribution process in protest over a Government circular. (Colombo Gazette)