Constitutional Council: Mahinda Samarasinghe replaces Champika

14 September 2018 08:01 pm - 7     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Minister Mahinda Samarasinghe has been appointed as the President’s representative to the Constitutional Council (CC) by President Maithripala Sirisena.

He replaces Minister Champika Ranwaka whose term had expired.

The appointment has been made Monday under the powers vested by the President according to Article41 A (1) of the Constitution.

The CC comprises the Prime Minister, the Speaker, the Opposition Leader, who are ex-officio members and seven others including three from civil society. (Thilanka Kanakarathna)

  Comments - 7

  • Dhammika Friday, 14 September 2018 09:11 PM

    Replacing the HONEST by the CORRUPT . Clear signs of DECAY .

    Sarath Sunday, 16 September 2018 09:09 AM

    Who’s honest? PCR is the worst hidden.

    Milan Friday, 14 September 2018 09:15 PM

    UNP getting cornered day by day against the wall

    Bala Friday, 14 September 2018 09:17 PM

    This CC is ridiculously constituted with 7 politicos and three non-politicos.

    Ram Saturday, 15 September 2018 05:01 AM

    Whether it is a Council or Commission appointed by Prez people are losing faith in Yahapalanaya

    lion Saturday, 15 September 2018 06:29 AM

    Its disgusting to see this comedian trying to justify what ever said by My 3 who lack wisdom and foresight .

    Gamini Saturday, 15 September 2018 11:47 AM

    Sirisena wants to give positions to his own stooges appointed through the List.

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