A gun shot from Waliweriya protestor's side; Leader of the house tells parliament.

Tuesday, 06 August 2013 - 19:08


Leader of the House Minister Nimal Siripala de Silva said in parliament today that the government will hold an independent investigation into the Weliweriya incident.


He was responding to the special statement made by Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe on the Weliweriya incident.


Making his statement today in parliament, the Opposition Leader said that the aftermath of the Weliweriya incident has created many more problems in the area.




Minister Nimal Siri Pala Desilva in reply had this to say……




Opposition leader Ranil Wickramasinghe once again expressed his views.




Meanwhile the Opposition Leader demanded a debate over the Weliweriya incident at the party leaders’ meeting held in parliament this afternoon.


Accordingly, the government has agreed with the Opposition to stage the debate on the 21st of this month.