Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 13 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Marxist party of Sri Lanka accuses government of trying to disrupt balance of power
Tue, Nov 6, 2012, 07:44 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Nov 06, Colombo: Sri Lanka's Marxist party Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) says the present government is trying to disrupt the balance of power through the impeachment motion against the Chief Justice.

JVP Propaganda Secretary and parliamentarian Vijitha Herath said the government's impeachment motion against Chief Justice Dr. Shirani Bandaranayake is not only a move against an individual, but an attempt to disrupt the balance of power in the country.

He noted that it was essential to maintain the balance of power between the executive, legislature and judiciary.

Herath explained that the impeachment motion against the Chief Justice by the government therefore is an undemocratic and illegal measure to allow the executive control of the judiciary.

According to Herath, people need to continue to protest against the current situation.



ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Sri Lankan President inquires into the problems at National Gems and Jewellery Authority
-- [4 hours ago]
Police question Sri Lanka Navy personnel on disappearances
-- [5 hours ago]
Sri Lankan motorbike riders banned from wearing face-covering helmets
-- [6 hours ago]
Japan, US, UK hopes for real change in Sri Lanka
-- [7 hours ago]
China's loans to Sri Lanka 'made upon consensus' at the request of government
-- [8 hours ago]
China's submarine docking in Sri Lanka according to international practice
-- [9 hours ago]
Bajaj Auto exports to Sri Lanka down this year, expects to normalize in March
-- [9 hours ago]
Fitch Affirms Sri Lanka Telecom at 'BB-''AAA(lka)', Outlook Stable
Sri Lanka asks UN, international community have faith in new government and support
Sri Lankan court dismisses petition filed by former Uva Chief Minister

Copyright © 2000, 2012 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.