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135 employees of the Hambanthota Port to be absorbed into the cadre of the Sri Lanka Ports Authority.

Minister Mahinda Samarasinghe says, of the 464 employees who served at the Hambanthota Port, 135 of them will be absorbed into the cadre of the Sri Lanka Ports Authority. He disclosed this participating at a media briefing held at the SLFP Headquarters today. The remaining employees will be granted compensation. He added that over one million rupees can be granted as compensation. He pointed out that such a grant exceeds the limits stipulated by existing labor laws. He emphasized that the President has taken the most appropriate actions with regard to this issue.