Hon. Chandima Gamage,— To ask the Minister of Power and Renewable Energy,—
(a) Will he inform this House—
(i) whether he is aware that the Ceylon Electricity Board should follow the procurement procedure according to the Electricity Act when purchasing electricity from the private sector;
(ii) whether the procurement procedure has been followed for the purchases of electricity up to date; and
(iii) if so, on which occasions?
(b) If not, why?