Sri Lanka Ports Authority has been declared as an ‘essential public service’ .
The extraordinary gazette notification pertaining to this was published by the Secretary to President P.B. Jayasundera last night.
In a proclamation issued by the President, all services, work or labour of any description necessary or required to be done by or in connection with the Sri Lanka Ports Authority established by Section 3 of Sri Lanka Ports Authority Act No. 51 of 1979 has been declared an essential service.