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 Lanka's Bar Association to hand over resolution on impeachment motion to the President
Mon, Nov 12, 2012, 09:30 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Nov 12, Colombo: The Bar Association of Sri Lanka (BASL) will hand over the resolutions adopted at the Association's executive committee meeting on Saturday to the President today.

The BASL states that the resolutions adopted against the impeachment motion of Chief Justice Dr. Shirani Bandaranayake would also be handed over to Speaker Chamal Rajapaksa.

The BASL on Saturday adopted eight resolutions that include the call on the President and Speaker to reconsider the impeachment motion.

The Association also condemning the impeachment motion suggested methods of action to be taken regarding the impeachment of the Chief Justice.

The eight resolutions were passed by over 1,000 lawyers from around the country following a lengthy discussion.

BASL President, Wijedasa Rajapakshe has said the resolutions would be given to the President and Speaker today.

** Related Story :: Sri Lanka Bar Association asks President and Speaker to reconsider impeachment motion



ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
No nominations for former president from SLFP, left parties of Sri Lanka told
-- [2 hours ago]
UN to close humanitarian affairs office in Sri Lanka by the year end
-- [2 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's Textured Jersey Lanka to buy Indian knit fabric manufacturer for US$ 15 million
-- [4 hours ago]
World Bank lending US$ 165 million to Sri Lanka to provide safe drinking water and improved sanitation
-- [5 hours ago]
Qatar Airways to fly Dreamliner to Colombo from September 1
Sri Lankan President talks of raising per capita income to US$ 6000
Sri Lanka initiates collaboration with CERN
Sri Lanka Parliament dissolved due to inability to get 20A passed, not to cover up COPE report on bond issue - Deputy Minister
Sri Lanka Tamil party asks government to release Tamil political prisoners before diaspora festival
Extreme Sri Lankan Buddhist organization forms a political party to contest general election

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.