Protect the judiciary as well as Parliament; says opposition leader

Friday, 11 January 2013 - 19:01


The United National Party states that the government is paving way for international intervention by influencing issues in the countries judiciary.


General Secretary of the UNP-MP Thissa Aththanayeke made this statement while addressing a function which was held at the headquarters of the Jathika Sewaka Sangamaya.




However addressing yesterday's cabinet decision media briefing Cabinet Spokesperson Minister Keheliya Rambukwella stated that the Chief Justice should accept sole responsibility for creating the rift between the Judiciary & the government.




Meanwhile Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe addressing a function held at party headquarters Sirikotha stated that the UNP under any circumstance was not prepared to betray parliament.