Fonseka issue to be raised with IPO

10 April 2011 08:10 am - 7     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


The UNP is to take up the issue of the imprisonment of DNA Leader Sarath Fonseka and the loss of  his Parliamentary seat with the Human Rights Council of the International Parliamentary Organization (IPO) which is scheduled to meet on April 15. 

UNP Deputy General Secretary Dr. Jayalath Jayawardena said Mr. Fonseka’s rights have been violated as he was deprived of his parliamentary seat because of the jail sentence after he was convicted at the court martial

The UNP MP said Human Rights Council of IPO is expected discuss the issue regarding  DNA Leader Fonseka further on April 15. The matter was originally taken up by the IPO in November last year. (Yohan Perera)

  Comments - 7

  • Nishantha Rajapakse Sunday, 10 April 2011 02:04 PM

    good news. Let's get to business!

    Yehiya-Doha Sunday, 10 April 2011 09:27 AM

    Dear Doctor,Thanking you.

    KD Sunday, 10 April 2011 11:23 AM

    For what? Giving SF dead ropes?

    Miliband Sunday, 10 April 2011 12:08 PM

    I thought the Dr is in Tamil Nadu

    j Sunday, 10 April 2011 12:24 PM

    who can belive JJ

    FRANCIS BENEDICT Sunday, 10 April 2011 12:17 PM

    First you should appolagise to Sarath Fonseka for plight he is in now since he believed your dead ropes and contested for the Presidency!

    S.Sriranjan Sunday, 10 April 2011 12:56 PM

    Isn,t it an internal issue of a perticular community of a Country?

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