Sri Lankan nurses to get UK jobs

Minister Rajitha Senaratne

Sri Lankan nurses will be trained at the British Council and provided jobs in the UK, Health Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne said.

Dr. Senaratne also said arrangements have also been made to provide jobs for nurses in the US, through a private nursing faculty.

A nursing faculty will be establish in Sri Lanka at a cost of Rs. 12,500 million, he said.

(Source: Daily News – By Nadira Gunatilleke)