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* Attacked opposition MPs of Sri Lanka ponder legal action
Sun, Apr 20, 2014, 01:01 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Apr 19, Colombo: The leaders of Sri Lanka's main opposition United National Party (UNP) has summoned a meeting of the party leaders to discuss the attack on the party MPs at Mattala airport and Hambantota port on Thursday.

UNP MP Ajith P. Perera who was a victim of the mob attack told media that the party leaders would discuss the legal action to be initiated regarding the attack.

The victimized MPs will submit a report to the meeting of the leaders to be held at party headquarters Sirikotha on Monday.

MPs Ajith P. Perera, Nalin Bandara, Eran Wickramaratne, Ajith Mannapperuma and R. Yogarajan had joined the inspection tour in Mattala and Hambantota and they were threatened by thugs who claimed to be defendants of the ventures.

Meanwhile police media spokesman Ajith Rohana said that the police will record statements from four MPs tomorrow.

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