Speaker Karu Jayasuriya Calls For Inquiry On Clash Between MPs

Tuesday, 03 May 2016 - 15:44


Speaker Karu Jayasuriya called for an inquiry into the clash between some MPs in the Parliamentary Chamber this afternoon.

United National Party (UNP) Kegalle District MP Sandith Samarasinghe was admitted to hospital following the clash.

The brawl erupted when Minister Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka started to speak on the reduction of former President Mahinda Rajapaksa's security.

The speaker adjourned the Parliament until 1.00 p.m. tomorrow following the clash of MPs at today’s session.

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