A no confidence motion which was formed against the Chairman of the
Jaffna-Welwatithurei Urban Council was endorsed by a majority of votes today.
The no confidence motion meanwhile was filed by a group of urban councillors representing the Tamil National Alliance.
The Chairman of the Welwatithurei Urban Council who also incidentally represents the TNA has been charged with embezzlement of funds.
The No confidence motion had been filed by the Deputy Chairman of the Wlwatithurei Pradeshiya Sabha T. Sadis who is also a fellow member of the TNA.
Four urban councillors representing the TNA had cast their ballots in favour of the no confidence motion while the Chairman of the Welwatithurei Urban council & two others had voted against.
Welwatithurei Urban Councillor M.K. Sivajilingam expressed the following views to our news team in this regard.
When inquired by Chairman of the Welwatithurei Urban Council N. Anandaraja
in this regard he noted that those who were motivated by a personnel vendetta
arraigned such baseless charges against him.