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Teacher-Principal salary anomalies circular published

A circular has been published by the Ministry of Public Services and Provincial Councils and Local Government to eliminate the anomalies in the salaries of teachers and principals.

Signed by the ministerial secretary, J.J. Rathnasiri, the circular was issued yesterday (05).

Further, revisions are being made to the salary scales in the Teacher Service, the Principal Service, and the Teacher Educator Service in accordance with the decisions taken at the meetings of the Cabinet of Ministers which was held on August 30, 2021, and January 03, 2022.

With these revisions taken into consideration, the salary revisions are effective 01st of January 2022.

The circular was issued with the approval of the National Salaries and Remuneration Commission and the Ministry of Finance.