Special programme for pension payment on Thursday (10)

Photograph: Sri Lanka Army

A special progamme will be held on Thursday (10) to distribute the pension payments for the month of June, the National Operations Centre for Prevention of COVID-19 Outbreak (NOCPCO) said.

This programme will be conducted with the assistance of Grama Niladharis and Divisional Secretariats.

Speaking to NewsFirst, Amry Commander General Shavendra Silva said that on instructions of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa the Tri-Forces will be deployed to provide transportation for senior citizens to visit banks and obtain their pensions as practiced during the 1st wave of the pandemic.