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::

* Sri Lankan parliament appoints special committee to hear petitions by women
Sat, Mar 8, 2014, 01:08 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Mar 08, Colombo: The Speaker of Sri Lanka parliament Chamal Rajapaksa has appointed a special parliamentary subcommittee under the Public Petitions Committee to look into petitions submitted by women.

Governing party parliamentarian Dr. Sudharsani Fernandopulle will chair the subcommittee.

Other members of the committee will be Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi, Deputy Minister Nirupama Rajapaksa and United National Party (UNP) parliamentarians Rosy Senanayake and Thalatha Atukorale.

All petitions sent by women will now be probed by the newly appointed sub-committee and necessary action will be taken on such petitions accordingly.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Sri Lanka aims to reach US$ 12.5 billion export revenue this year
-- [1 hour and 2 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka Bar Association requests not to list SC judge accused of assault to hear court cases
-- [1 hour and 31 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka upcountry Tamil party to contest under UNP
-- [2 hours ago]
Democratic Party to contest Sri Lanka polls independently unless former president becomes a threat
-- [2 hours ago]
Sri Lanka regulator bans Lanka Rating from issuing credit ratings
Afghan Culture Minister leaves for Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka Election Chief prepares districts secretaries for elections
Sri Lanka's income at Kunming Fair in China surpasses $ 2 million
Former parliamentarian Rukman Senanayake to contest from Kegalle under UNP
Sri Lankan nabbed for attempting to smuggle over Rs. 11 million worth foreign currency

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.