Protect the judiciary as well as Parliament; says opposition leader

Friday, 11 January 2013 - 19:01

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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.

 


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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.

 


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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.

 


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