Minister Maithripala Sirisena has forecast that the Parliamentarians who support the Constitutional Amendment will exceed 160 within the next 48 hours.
The Minister expressed this view at a function held in Mirigama. The Minister said that there are 118 SLFP Parliamentarians in Parliament as at present. This is the highest number of representatives that have entered the Parliament from the SLFP. There are more than 150 MPs in the government. He said the truth is that this number will increase to more than 160 in the next 48 hours.