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Law and Order Minister Thilak Marapana announced his resignation from the ministerial post a short while ago.  

Holding a special news conference, the Minister announced this decision.

Meanwhile, President Maithripala Sirisena has informed the special Cabinet meeting that he has received the resignation letter of Minister Marapana.
Video by Rishan

  Comments - 24

  • Duminda Monday, 09 November 2015 01:23 PM

    Respect the majority choice. You done the right thing. Double standings bring this country further chaos. Thank you 4 leaving.

    sene Monday, 09 November 2015 09:17 PM

    Have anyone in the MR group ever resigned?

    S.Fernando Monday, 09 November 2015 01:44 PM

    UNP should take a firm stand. If this continues JVP morons and outsiders who went to parliament through UNP ticket will take hostage the government

    Bala Monday, 09 November 2015 02:26 PM

    A different MaRa.

    Palle Monday, 09 November 2015 02:41 PM

    He resigned with dignity.

    Nimal Perera Monday, 09 November 2015 02:50 PM

    Compare Tilak Marapana with Rosy.... lol this is why sri lanka is still a 3rd world developing country

    Goliwog Monday, 09 November 2015 10:33 AM

    Please join the "Getting up with Mahinda" group. You fit in there well.

    Zabir Gee Monday, 09 November 2015 10:34 AM

    He should be removed from his National List MP post as well.

    Gale Suda Monday, 09 November 2015 10:39 AM

    mara porak. Well done.

    willows Monday, 09 November 2015 10:46 AM

    now its time to other two to submit their resignations as well

    Linta Monday, 09 November 2015 11:21 AM

    Who are other two????

    RAMKUMAR Monday, 09 November 2015 05:02 PM

    Mr. Anurakumara you always talk what ever you like, please prove that Avant Garde is wrong

    Deshan Monday, 09 November 2015 11:25 AM

    time for anura, pc ranawaka or rajitha to accept this portfolio and prove that avant garde was illegal. remember accusations are cheap

    ravi Monday, 09 November 2015 11:27 AM

    this give a clear msg to all stooges of MR that January 08 juggernaut of people power cannot be bought by money. Let this be a warning to others as well !!!

    Giabao Monday, 09 November 2015 11:38 AM

    Irrespective of whether he is right or wrong, he proved he is a gentleman........... waiting for other two to prove who they really are ...........

    ANTON Monday, 09 November 2015 11:38 AM


    Azmath Buhar Monday, 09 November 2015 11:46 AM

    This is good sign of our present ministers... hope Mahinda clang also will follow...

    chux Monday, 09 November 2015 11:49 AM

    These type of people should not be appointed.But still big time rogus are in the cabinet

    Mason Monday, 09 November 2015 11:50 AM

    Much appreciate your action. Other ministers please note not to overstay the welcome. When you have been faulted and found wanting kindly LEAVE and the public will praise you for it.

    Premalal Monday, 09 November 2015 11:56 AM

    Your action is appreciated although your continuation in the post would have been untenable. You should now ponder the damage you caused to the parliament, the party,the government and mostly to the country. You should resign from the national list and make way for a honourable person like Mrs Rosy Senanayaka.

    mark Monday, 09 November 2015 12:10 PM

    Hats off sir. Real gentleman. I see some thing like in europe. A good lesson for the guys who was in earlier regime

    OMG Monday, 09 November 2015 12:14 PM

    GO Mara GO!!

    Rosh Monday, 09 November 2015 12:20 PM

    A true gentlemen with much integrity has no place among those rotten lot. Sad state of affairs to say the least for being upright and honest.

    Sapu Monday, 09 November 2015 07:51 PM

    He proved he was better than MR gang by resigning

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