A bullet from an UNP MP in the chambers

Wednesday, 21 August 2013 - 19:11

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Parliament convened today at 1pm under the patronage of Deputy Speaker Chandima Weerakoddy.

Addressing parliament UNP MP Ravi Karunanayaka raised a question regarding the Army.

In reply Chief government whip Minister Dinesh Gunawardana had this to say….

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An adjournment debate is currently being held in Parliament regarding the Waliweriya incident.

While addressing the chambers UNP MP Ajith Mannaperuma presented a bullet to the Chambers.

Subsequently a heated situation occurred with the objection of several Government MP’s.

MP Sriyani Wijewickrama ordered Sergeant at arms to launch an investigation into the incident.

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