Friday, 19 June 2015 - 19:09
20th amendment to Parliament next week
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has informed the party working committee today the 20th Constitutional Amendment would be presented to parliament next week.
This was revealed during the media conference led by UNP Media Spokesman and Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam.
The media briefing was held just after the working committee meeting at Sirikotha.
The working committee meeting was held for nearly 2 hours at the UNP headquarters today, and minister Kariyawasam told during the media briefing that UNP has decided to contest alone in the forthcoming general election under the elephant symbol.
Addressing the media, leader of the house and minister Lakshman Kiriella said the opposition should withdraw the no-confidence motions against the Prime Minister and the finance Minister.