Minister Anura Priyadarshana Yapa was appointed the Chairman of the Parliamentary Select Committee for the impeachment of the Chief Justice.
Eleven members have been appointed for the Parliamentary Select Committee which will probe the allegations contained in the impeachment motion brought against the Chief Justice.
Anura Yapa, Nimal Siripala De Silva, Susil Premajayantha, Rajitha Senaratne, Wimal Weerawansa, Dilan Perera and Neomal Perera were appointed from the UPFA.
The United National Party nominated MPs John Amaratunga and Lakshman Kiriella for the Parliamentary Select Committee while the Tamil National Alliance named MP R. Sampanthan as its sole representative.
MP Vijitha Herath was nominated by the Democratic National Alliance as its representative.