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::

* Sri Lankan government names representatives to the PSC on CJ impeachment
Thu, Nov 8, 2012, 11:49 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Nov 08, Colombo: The Sri Lankan government and the main opposition United National Party (UNP) have named the party representatives to the parliamentary select committee (PSC) that will probe the impeachment charges against the Chief Justice Dr. Shirani Bandaranayake.

The government named Ministers Nimal Siripala de Silva, Anura Priyadarshana Yapa, Susil Premajayantha, Rajitha Senaratne, Dilan Perera, Wimal Weerawansa and Deputy Minister Neomal Perera for the parliamentary select committee.

The ruling alliance has seven members in the parliamentary select committee while the opposition is to allot four.

Main opposition United National Party also appointed two representatives, Lakshman Kiriella and John Amaratunga to the PSC.

Both the government coalition and the major opposition have nominated their representatives officially to the select committee through letters to the Speaker.

The other two slots of the parliamentary select committee are to be assigned to the major Tamil constituent Tamil National Alliance and the Democratic National Alliance, the major constituent of which is Marxist party Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP).



ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Sri Lankan court orders police to produce suspects of 928 kg cocaine shipment
-- [35 minutes ago]
Swiss President commends Sri Lanka's commitment to democracy and good governance
-- [1 hour and 3 minutes ago]
New Chairman appointed to head the National Police Commission
-- [1 hour and 50 minutes ago]
President holds special ministerial discussion on drought relief preparations
-- [2 hours ago]
Ceylon Chamber lines up top economists to discuss Economic Outlook for 2017
-- [2 hours ago]
SriLankan Cargo sets new record for cargo handling at BIA with nearly 13% growth
-- [3 hours ago]
Sri Lankan PM solicits foreign advice for government's future development plans
-- [3 hours ago]
Government to construct 1,250 new irrigational wells, repair 7000
Sri Lanka Army Camp at Omanthai in North not removed, Army clarifies
Sri Lanka-Thailand FTA feasibility study to conclude by August

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.