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Speaker Suspends Sittings

Dec 8, 2010 8:45:00 AM - thesundayleader.lk

The governing party and UNP legislators created an uproar in parliament today (8) resulting in Speaker Chamal Rajapaksa suspending sittings for 15 minutes today morning.

The government and opposition legislators created a din in the Chamber when Minister Susil Premajayantha spokcontroversialsialersial statement made by UNP deputy leader Karu Jayasuriya to a weekend newspaper.

A disappointed Speaker Rajapaksa even threatened to adjourn sittings for the day if the members in the House did not act with decorum.