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14 August 2018 03:12 pm - 10     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


The Government’s decision to give Rs. 200, 000 each month as transport allowance to 55 MPs was a bribe to those MPs, National Freedom Front (NFF) alleged today.

 Addressing a news briefing, NFF Propaganda Secretary Muhammad Muzammil said since the Government was struggling to secure power and because it was in need of the participation and help of more MPs, it had promised this amount to be given to those MPs to gain their support.

 “At this juncture, the Government has realized that it lacks the support of the general public. Therefore, it thinks that the only option is to get the support of the MPs,” Muzammil said

“The MPs are being deceived promising that they would be given funds to monitor the development projects. However, the hidden agenda of the Government is to gain support to overcome power struggle,” he added. (Sheain Fernandopulle) 

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  Comments - 10

  • BuffaloaCitizen Tuesday, 14 August 2018 03:23 PM

    We know Mr. Tip Cut, we also know you are also a good laundry bastard sorry wrong spelling basket.

    Scooby Doo Tuesday, 14 August 2018 04:26 PM

    LMAO.This Muzammil is finding chances to show that he is a gentleman.

    lion Tuesday, 14 August 2018 03:31 PM

    After a long pause very clean boy in politic open his mouth.

    BuffaloaCitizen Tuesday, 14 August 2018 03:46 PM

    This fellows Open mouth smelling of sperm.

    Rasheed Tuesday, 14 August 2018 04:05 PM

    Whoever it is, please appreciate when good things are done.

    MARUSIRA Tuesday, 14 August 2018 04:05 PM

    This is definitely a handsome bribe apart from the other benefits they are getting we all were totally cheated by this MS, RW to hold into powet

    Jaya Tuesday, 14 August 2018 05:13 PM

    regardless of the person what ever he says is very true.

    Dee Tuesday, 14 August 2018 06:13 PM

    'Formerly' they were given about two double cabs with driver and fuel, belonging to departments in col-5 area. I guess at that time it would have topped 200k. So what's the big issue?

    DEEN Wednesday, 15 August 2018 08:20 AM

    He is talking as if his W/Weera... is a clean politician.We know how he was and how now he is. Dont talk rubish.

    Dhammika Wednesday, 15 August 2018 05:24 PM

    If its BRIBERY report it to the BRIBERY COMMISSION not to the MEDIA .

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