The parliamentary session commenced a short while ago at 1 pm today (19). However, the session was chaired by the Deputy Speaker of the Parliament in the absence of Speaker Karu Jayasuriya.
A Party Leaders Meeting commenced at the Parliamentary complex a short while ago to finalise today’s agenda in Parliament.
Transparency International Sri Lanka observed with shock and dismay, the behavior of Members of Parliament over the past week.
The JVP yesterday reiterated that it would never help the UNP form a government even if the ‘purported UPFA government’ was dislodged through parliamentary means.
Sri Lanka’s President Maithripala Sirisena on Sunday asked an all-party meeting to hold a third vote on a no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, deepening the country’s political crisis.