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* Alternative proposals on the new constitution handed over to the Prime Minister
Mon, Nov 16, 2020, 09:49 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Nov 16, Colombo: The book containing alternative proposals for a new constitution for Sri Lanka was handed over to Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa today (16.11.2020) by the President of the Buddhist Congress Mr. Jagath Sumathipala.

Representing the Buddhasasana Task Force and the All Ceylon Buddhist Congress, the Venerable Maha Sangha presented the book to the Prime Minister at his official residence in Wijerama.

This book has been compiled by the National Policy Council, Law, Public Administration, National Security and Foreign Policy Subcommittee of the All Ceylon Buddhist Congress.

The subcommittee consists of Ven. Vajiraramawasi Gnanasiha Thero and President’s Counsel Manohara de Silva, President’s Counsel Palitha Fernando, President’s Counsel Prasantha Lal de Alwis, President’s Counsel Kapila Vaidyarathne, Dr. Palitha Kohona, Prof. Lalithasiri Gunaruwan, Ranjith Tennakoon, Dr. Nimal Hettiarachchi and retired DIG Chandrara Nimal Wakishta.

Chairman of the Buddhasasana Board, Retired Assistant Principal of Ananda Maha Vidyalaya, Dr. Diviyagaha Yasassi Thero, Chairman of the All Ceylon Buddhist Congress, National Policy Council, Law, Public Administration, National Security and Foreign Policy Subcommittee, Ven. Vidyodaya Parivenadhipati Balangoda Sobhitha Thero and the President of the Buddhist Congress Jagath Sumathipala, Deputy Chairman and retired DIG Chandrara Nimal Wagishtha were also present.


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