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* Political party leaders to meet today to discuss no-confidence motion debate against Foreign Minister
Tue, Aug 8, 2017, 11:19 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Aug 08, Colombo: Leaders of political parties in Sri Lanka Parliament are scheduled to meet this afternoon to decide the date to debate the no-confidence motion against Foreign Minister Ravi Karunanayake.

The party leaders will meet at the parliamentary complex today under the leadership of the Speaker Karu Jayasuriya.

The Joint Opposition in the Sri Lankan parliament last week submitted a No-Confidence Motion against Foreign Minister Ravi Karunanayake to the Speaker.

Joint Opposition MPS Dinesh Gunawardena, Bandula Gunawardena and several others handed over the no-confidence motion signed by 32 JO members against the former Finance Minister for his alleged involvement with the controversial businessman Arjuna Aloysius, who was alleged of the 2015 Central Bank bond scam.


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