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30 November 2018 12:10 pm - 6     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


The motion submitted by the United National Front (UNF) to curtail funds to the Cabinet ministers, deputy ministers and state ministers, was passed in parliament with 122 MPs voting for it.

There was no vote cast against the motion since the government MPs boycotted the parliament session. 

The motion was presented by MP Patali Champika Ranawaka.

  Comments - 6

  • Ryan Friday, 30 November 2018 02:05 PM

    Ayyo salli!!! UNP gone mad

    Flanker Friday, 30 November 2018 02:33 PM

    Sheer desperation by the UNP. Why dont you call for elections??

    Arnold Friday, 30 November 2018 02:54 PM

    Correct thing to do.

    joshua Friday, 30 November 2018 03:38 PM

    don't talk stupid things. How much a general election will cost? This anarchy was created by MS and power hungry MR. Let them sort it out.

    Karu Friday, 30 November 2018 04:26 PM

    Hon President by has opened the Pandora's box. Strange that the minority ruling party has not approached the court against such moves by the opposition. Where are we heading as a Nation

    Moiez Friday, 30 November 2018 05:09 PM

    I think I can give my one month salary Rs. 50, 000 to any ministers ooooooppppppps sorry, all the ministers have plenty of dollars in their account, so why they worry about their salary. Pin padi .

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