Democracy includes safeguarding vital institutions including Parliament and the Judiciary
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says democracy does not mean only preparing the constitution but it includes safeguarding the vital institutions such as parliament and the judiciary.
Premier Wickremesinghe stated this in his key note address to a workshop which was organized for the newly elected parliamentarians.
The 2 day workshop was inaugurated in the parliamentary complex this morning.
Several speakers including Speaker of Parliament Karu Jayasuriya, Opposition Leader R. Sampandan and permanent representative of UN Development Agency in Sri Lanka Zukinai Nandi are scheduled to address the workshop.