Banned substance Act to be presented in parliament soon

Wednesday, 06 March 2013 - 8:04


The debate on 13 amendments added to the National Sports Act is scheduled to be taken up in Parliament today.


Sports Minister Mahindaananda Aluthgamagey presented these amendments in parliament yesterday.


Addressing parliament yesterday Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage clarified the qualifications that the candidates contesting for the SLC elections on March 31st should posses.




The Minister further stated that the banned substace act will be introdiuced to Pariamnet in the near future.




Responding to a question raised expecting an oral reply, a debate occurred between Deputy Minister Sarath Amunugama and UNP MP Ravi Karunanayaka.