Saturday, 11 April 2015 - 13:24
19th & 20th Amendments to Parliament - SLFP
SLFP states that a 20th amendment should be presented simultaneously with the 19th amendment, regarding a new electoral system.
The media spokesman of the party Minister Dilan Perera stated that if not, they cannot agree only the 19th amendment.
However, the UNP states that the 19th amendment is a requirement of the people.
Minister Lakshman Kiriella states that it’s not feasible to present both 19th and 20th amendment simultaneously.
However, JVP states that certain factions are scheming to prevent the passing of the 19th constitutional amendment, which important for establishing democracy.