COPA opens to the media from today after nearly a century
The Committee on Public Accounts (COPA) will be open to the media from today (20) onwards, the parliament said.
Accordingly, Speaker Karu Jayasuriya and Committee Chairman Lasantha Alagiyawanna will participate in the inauguration of the opening.
COPA proceedings will be open to the media for the first time in 96 years since its commencement in October 1923.
Meanwhile, the proceedings of the Committee on Public Enterprises (COPE) were also opened to the media earlier this month.