UPDATE: House Adjourned Following Tense Situation; Injured MP Hospitalized

Tuesday, 03 May 2016 - 13:46

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United National Party (UNP) Kegalle District Parliamentarian (MP) Sandith Samarasinghe who was injured in a clash during sessions today, taken out for treatments following the incident. It has been reported that he was injured as a result of fisticuffs between government and opposition MPs.



Update : Tuesday, May 3, 2016  14.18
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Parliament Adjourned After Tense Situation

Parliament proceedings were suspended for five minutes, a short while ago on Tuesday (03), due to a tense situation, Parliament sources states.

The tense situation erupted when arguing on the decision to replace the military security of the former President with police personnel, reportedly.

According to reports, the Minister and Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka was revealing the Government’s stance on the decision when the tense situation occurred.  



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