Hirunews Logo
Civil+members+of+Constitutional+Council+to+Parliament+today
Tuesday, 22 September 2015 - 12:21
Civil members of Constitutional Council to Parliament today
33

Shares
4,049

Views

The first parliamentary meeting after the appointment of the national government’s cabinet takes place today.

Although the maiden meeting of the 8th Parliament after the General Election was held on the 1st of this month, and the Parliament met afterwards on 3rd this month, the national government’s cabinet had not been appointed by that time.

Today after parliament meets at 1.00 p.m. obtaining of approval for civil activists nominated for the Constitutional Council will take place first.

Dr. A. T. Ariyaratne, Dr. Radhika Kumaraswamy and former Attorney General Presidential Counsel Sibili Azees are the civil members nominated for the Constitution Council.

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe is scheduled to make a special statement in parliament today about the steps being taken at the UNHRC these days.

Meanwhile the JVP is due to present an adjournment proposal to the effect that political intervention in the recruitment of government officials must be prevented.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Heavy snow across the globe
Friday, 13 January 2017 - 9:29
Many countries are experiencing heavy snow, foreign media states. The temperature in England, Scotland, North Ireland and Wales has hit minus 10 degrees... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
476 Views
925 Views
2,250 Views
1,651 Views
9,864 Views
44,483 Views
Top