Decision on Rathana Thera’s position on Friday

Tuesday, 14 February 2017 - 12:57


Joint Chairman of Jathika Hela Urumaya Ven Hadigalle Wimalasara Thera said a decision will be taken on national list MP Athuraliye Rathana Thera when the party’s Central Working Committee meets next Friday.

Earlier Rathana Thera announced in a media conference, that he would remain an independent MP in parliament.

Rathana Thera was informed in writing to return his national list parliament post to his ex-party, Jathika Hela Urumaya.

However, Hadigalle Wimalasara Thera said that the party has not received a response as of yet.