Executive presidency to be abolished under new UNP draft constitution; 3 options for the head of state.

Wednesday, 29 May 2013 - 13:01

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Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe says that the UNP new draft constitution has proposed to abolish the executive presidency and introduced three options to elect a head of state instead.

 

During a meeting to publicize the proposed draft constitution by the UNP held at the Parliament complex today, Wickremesinghe had this to say.

 

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The UNP new draft constitution has proposed to design a mechanism which offers ministerial portfolios for all political parties which have representation in Provincial Councils.

 

A member of the UNP new draft constitution committee and parliamentarian Wijayadasa Rajapakse had this to say.

 

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