SF takes oaths as a MP

9 February 2016 01:40 pm - 16     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka took oath as a Member of the Parliament before the speaker Karu Jayasuriya a short while ago.

The United National Party's working committee on Monday decided to appoint Field Marshal Fonseka as a UNP national list MP, a seat which was left vacant by the recent demise of Minister M. K. A. D. S Gunawardene.


  Comments - 16

  • nimmi Wednesday, 10 February 2016 12:38 PM

    Why? Serving to country like nothing else. Best wishes sir! We were waiting to see this.

    Keerthi Wednesday, 10 February 2016 01:07 PM

    Yes, he got 28000 votes from the whole island in 2016. What a popular person!

    Silva Wednesday, 10 February 2016 01:34 PM

    GH, what do you have inside your skull?

    Dutchy Tuesday, 09 February 2016 02:18 PM

    Day dreamed to become the president.. Finally ended up with a MP post

    soldier Tuesday, 09 February 2016 02:21 PM

    Our Best Wishes and long live our Great Soldier.

    mnsmart Tuesday, 09 February 2016 02:21 PM

    It reminds the famous song " Dhuka sepa deka nithi peraley, riya saka lesa...." Good luck Sir. Let Sri Lanka reap the benefits

    usoof Tuesday, 09 February 2016 02:26 PM

    this is your last chance . do your duty to the satisfactionof the nation. be has a war hero not as a politician

    Wesko Tuesday, 09 February 2016 02:29 PM

    Government complete as a strong Body With SF ...

    Anton Wednesday, 10 February 2016 07:51 AM

    This is a great day for our country.NO. MORE BULLSHIT with SF.Congradulations SIR.MAY GOD BLESS YOU!

    HotPot Tuesday, 09 February 2016 02:38 PM

    Hasta la vista , now the game begins!

    saman Tuesday, 09 February 2016 02:39 PM

    People already pay gratitude by giving 20000 votes from whole Island,so be a Army man not dirty politician

    KOLA KOTIYA Tuesday, 09 February 2016 02:51 PM


    C.K.Lankaputhra Tuesday, 09 February 2016 02:55 PM

    What is that when compared to a President of allmighty powers becoming just a MP.

    GH Wednesday, 10 February 2016 09:11 AM

    This guy is dirtier than Politicians i.e. MS

    UNP Gamarala Tuesday, 09 February 2016 04:11 PM

    UNP was talking about increasing the number of women in parliament, in fact 50%. We have a die hard personality in the name of Rosie Senanayake who could not secure a seat but would have been a better choice to be nominated to the parliament on the national list. Which gender are we trying to promote this way by giving a life line to a party that could not muster even ten thousand votes.

    Justin Tuesday, 09 February 2016 04:22 PM

    It is a very good move by the govt.Congratulations Justin

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