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Rishard not decided on crossing over: SJB MP


6 October 2020 03:21 am - 4     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB) MP Rishard Bathiudeen had informed the party’s parliamentary group that he will not cross over to the government, MPs who attended the group meeting said yesterday.

An MP who did not wished to be named told Daily Mirror that Bathiudeen had informed the group that he will not cross over.

“Bathiudeen while assuring us that he would not cross over-explained what he had to undergo since the Easter Sunday attacks. He informed us that his brother was falsely accused of being involved in the attacks,” the MP said.

It was also reported that the Leader of the Opposition Sajith Premadasa had informed all SJB MPs not to make public comments on Bathiudeen.

“Mr. Premadasa told us not make public comments on Bathiudeen and that he will deal with the situation himself,” the MP said. (Yohan Perera)

  Comments - 4

  • Alex Tuesday, 06 October 2020 10:42 AM

    Thanks stay there

    Viyatha Tuesday, 06 October 2020 01:43 PM

    But the govt seems determined to get him

    Ranaweera Tuesday, 06 October 2020 12:13 PM

    join SJB please.

    Travis Wednesday, 07 October 2020 09:06 PM

    President gotabaya will not take you to the government even tho ali subri is there. Your a terrorist and soon justice will destroy you and your terrorist . We love our country and we will start very soon to flight you terrorist.

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