Hirunews Logo
President+has+not+yet+decided+to+prorogue+parliament+says+Presidential+Media+Spokesperson+++
Wednesday, 26 December 2012 - 19:39
President has not yet decided to prorogue parliament says Presidential Media Spokesperson
9

Shares
1,097

Views

Presidential spokesman Mohan Samaranayake stated that President Mahinda Rajapaksa had not decided to prorogue Parliament though a suggestion to that effect had been made by the leftist allies of the UPFA coalition.

The Lanka Sama Samaja Party and the Communist Party have said that the prorogation of Parliament was the only way to avert a crisis over the government’s impeachment motion against Chief Justice Dr. Shirani Bandaranayake as it will cause the Parliamentary Select Committee to lapse automatically making room for a fresh inquiry, with all relevant safeguards.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
975 Views
492 Views
1,794 Views
39,462 Views
3,180 Views
40,914 Views
Top