Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Move to oust Sri Lankan Minister from a key position in his electorate
Fri, Jun 6, 2014, 11:25 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

June 06, Colombo: Sri Lanka's National Freedom Front (NFF) media spokesman Mohammed Muzammil denied a move to oust the party leader Minister Wimal Weerawansa from the post of chairman of the Coordinating Committee of Kaduwela.

A proposal to remove Minister Weerawansa from the post of Chairman of the Coordinating Committee of Kaduwela was adopted unanimously yesterday at Kaduwela Municipal Council. Reportedly, 16 ruling party councilors of the committee voted in favor of the proposal.

The deputy mayor of the council who represents the NFF was absent at the voting.

Muzammil said that Chairman of Kaduwela Municipal Council P.H. Buddhadasa was a person who has no understanding about national politics. He highlighted that the NFF had no issue with Buddhadasa but it has a problem to settle with the persons who direct Buddhadasa and others to act in that way. He also said that the Municipal Council had no authority to pass such resolution.

Weerawansa, the electoral organizer of ruling United People's Freedom Alliance of Kaduwela electorate is at loggerheads with the area leader of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party P.H. Buddhadasa.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Sri Lanka court grants bail to former Army Commander's son-in-law
-- [53 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka opposition candidate releases policy statement amid disruptions
-- [2 hours ago]
Lone survivor of Sri Lanka Air Force plane crash dies
-- [2 hours ago]
Sri Lanka main opposition accuses Army of political campaigning for President, Army denies
Chinese firm to invest US$ 20 million for a saline production facility in Sri Lanka
Opposition Presidential Candidate asks Sri Lankan President to stop violating election laws
Sri Lanka's first mass media outlet for Muslims launched
Sri Lankan court extends remand of 38 Indian fishermen till December 31
Sri Lanka's John Keels in US$ 445 million deal with Standard Chartered Bank for development project
'After 27 years, we gave you an election', Sri Lankan President tells North

Copyright © 2000, 2014 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.