Hirunews Logo
Final+voting+on+the+budget+today%3B+UNP+and+JVP+will+oppose+it.
Monday, 24 November 2014 - 8:19
Final voting on the budget today; UNP and JVP will oppose it.
121

Shares
14,535

Views
The voting on the last reading of the budget is scheduled to be held this afternoon.

While the second reading of the budget was held on November 1st, it was passed in parliament by a majority of 100 votes.

At this voting while 157 voted for the budget, only 57 voted against it.

The UNP, TNA and DNA voted against the budget.

UNP media spokesman MP Gayantha Karunatilake told our news team that his party would vote against the budget at the final voting on the budget held today.

DNA MP Sunil Handunetti said that his party would vote against the budget at today’s voting.

TNA media spokesman MP Suresh Premachandran told our news team that the TNA too would vote against the budget.

Meanwhile SLMC chairman Baseer Segudaavut said that the Sri Lanka Muslim Congress would vote FOR the budget.

The JHU which refrained from voting at the second reading of the budget, has decided to refrain from voting today as well.
Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Heavy snow across the globe
Friday, 13 January 2017 - 9:29
Many countries are experiencing heavy snow, foreign media states. The temperature in England, Scotland, North Ireland and Wales has hit minus 10 degrees... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
838 Views
1,244 Views
2,289 Views
1,883 Views
10,438 Views
44,728 Views
Top