Wednesday, 05 November 2014 - 9:06
A proposal from UNP for a separate police.
Today is the third day of the committee stage debate of the budget.
Today Labour and Labour Relations Ministry and Economic Development Ministry expenditure heads will be taken up for debate.
Yesterday expenditure heads of the Law and Order Ministry and State Defence and Urban Development Ministry were taken up for debate.
Addressing Parliament UNP MP Ajith Mannaperuma made a proposal to establish a separate traffic police department.
Meanwhile, UPFA, Colombo District Parliamentarian R Dumindha Silva also expressed his views in Parliament.
MP stated that defense secretary Gotabaya Rajapakse has taken the initiative to construct 60 thousand houses under 2 stages.
He further stated that the opposition always tried to mislead the shanty dwellers by spreading false rumors and he was tasked with the responsibility to make the public aware of the true situation.
MP R Duminda Silva thanked the public for believing his words.