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An Important Issue: MUST READ

Politics is not a SERVICE anymore but a PROFESSION!!!

An Important Issue!

Salary & Govt. Concessions for a

Member of Parliament (MP)

Monthly Salary :

Rs. 12,000/-

Expense for Constitution per month :

Rs. 10,000/-

Office expenditure per month :

Rs. 14,000/-

Traveling concession (Rs. 8 per km) :

Rs. 48,000/-

(eg. For a visit from Nuwara eliya & return : 600 km)

Daily DA TA during parliament meets :

Rs. 500/day

Charge for 1 class (A/C) in Train :


(For any number of times)

(All over sri lanka )

Charge for Business Class in Flights :

Free for 40 trips / year

(With wife or P.A.)

Rent for MP hostel at almost colombo:


Electricity costs at home :

Free up to 50,000 units.

Local phone call charge :

Free up to 170,000 calls..

TOTAL expense for a MP

[having no qualification]

per year : Rs.3,200,000/-

[i.e. 2.66 Lakh A Month]

TOTAL expense for 5 years :

Rs. 16,000,000/-

For 534 MPs, the expense

for 5 years :

Rs. 8,544,000,000/-

(Nearly 855 crores)


This is how all our tax money is been swallowed and price hike on our regular commodities.........

855 crores could make their lives livable!!

Think of the great democracy we have…




I know hitting the Delete button is easier...but ....try to press the Fwd button & make people aware!

This is without matiya from each projects

* Most 'First Class' students get technical seats, some become Doctors

and some Engineers

* The 'Second Class' passed, pass MBA, become Administrators and

control the 'First Class'

* The 'Third Class' passed, enter politics and become Ministers and control both

* Last, but not the least, The 'Failures' join the underworld and

control all the above

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