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Keheliya's monthly electricity bill is Rs 1,022,022/-

2013 Jul 06

While the  burden of the Electricity bills of the Ministers are placed on the shoulders of the ordinary people they are going to have a disciplinary code of ethics for the media personnel was quipped by the JVP member K.D Lalkantha

He added this at meeting held at Thibbatuwawa area in Matara district.

In this government there are 76 main Ministers .It is learnt that all their electricity bill payments are paid by the public money. The Minister for media and Mass communication ministers electricity bill was Rs 1,022022/-This is also paid by public money.When Lalkantha had asked Minister Gamini Lokuge he had said he is not living in official bungalows.

But it is learnt that every Minister is paid an allowance of Rs one lakh towards the electricity bill.He says is it is very wrong.

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