Hon. Udaya Prabhath Gammanpila,—To ask the Prime Minister and Minister of National Policies and Economic Affairs,—
(a) Will he inform this House—
(i) whether persons who are not Members of Parliament have been appointed as Chairmen or Co-chairmen of Regional Development Committees;
(ii) if so, their names and the Regional Development Committees in which they hold the chairmanship, separately;
(iii) the powers vested on the aforesaid chairmen;
(iv) the basis on which the aforesaid persons are appointed to the said posts;
(v) the highest educational or professional qualifications of the aforesaid persons, separately; and
(vi) the salaries, allowances and other facilities provided to the aforesaid Chairmen or Co-chairmen?
(b) If not, why?