Government was not acquired NFTH, it’s a lease


The government took over the Neville Fernando Teaching Hospital (NFTH) on a lease agreement, the GMOA claimed.

GMOA Secretary Haritha Aluthge told a news conference the GMOA would consider the acquisition as one carried out without any transparency.

Dr. Fernando or Health Minister Rajitha Senaratne should brief the country about terms and conditions involved in the transaction. he added.

He said even though the NFTH was acquired by the government it had not resolved the SAITM controversy.


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