Contributory Pension Fund for public service

The Cabinet of Ministers has approved a proposal by President Ranil Wickremesinghe to draft a legislature to establish a National Contributory Pension Fund for new public sector employees. Employees who joined after January 2016 can also volunarily join the fund.

Accordingly, new public service employees will contribute 8% and the employers will contribute 12% for the fund.

Minister Bandula Gunawardana has said that this pension fund will allow state workers to get pensios without being a burden on the country.

by Daily News Sri Lanka

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